The Department of Defense's Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program (SERDP) is seeking environmental research and development proposals for funding beginning in Fiscal Year (FY) 2016. Projects will be selected through a competitive process. Details are available on the website under Funding Opportunities at https://www.serdp-estcp.org/Funding-Opportunities/SERDP-Solicitations.
The Core Solicitation provides funding opportunities for basic and applied research and advanced technology development. Core projects vary in cost and duration consistent with the scope of the work proposed. The Statements of Need (SON) referenced by this solicitation request proposals related to the SERDP program areas of Environmental Restoration (ER), Munitions Response (MR), Resource Conservation and Climate Change (RC), and Weapons Systems and Platforms (WP). All Core pre-proposals are due Thursday, January 8, 2015.
The SEED Solicitation provides funding opportunities for work that will investigate innovative environmental approaches that entail high technical risk or require supporting data to provide proof of concept. Funding is limited to not more than $150,000 and projects are approximately one year in duration. This year, SERDP is requesting SEED proposals for the Munitions Response and Weapons Systems and Platforms program areas. SEED proposals are due Tuesday, March 10, 2015.
LEARN MORE ABOUT SERDP FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES!
Webinar for the SERDP Solicitations: The SERDP Acting Executive Director and Deputy Director will conduct an online seminar "SERDP Funding Opportunities" on Thursday, November 13, 2014, from 1:00-2:00 p.m. ET. This "how to play" briefing will offer valuable information for those interested in new SERDP funding opportunities. During the online seminar, participants may ask questions about the funding process, the current SERDP solicitations, and the proposal submission process. Pre-registration for this webinar is required. To register, visit https://cc.readytalk.com/r/kt3xmzjy9fvo&eom. If you have difficulty registering, please contact the SERDP Support Office at 703-736-4547 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.