This federal aid program is managed by:
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Department of Commerce
To support the establishment and operation of major university centers for marine resources research, education, and training and to support marine advisory services. Some individual efforts in these same areas also receive funding.
(Project Grants) FY 08 $28,802,725; FY 09 est $28,000,000; FY 10 est $28,000,000
Uses and Use Restrictions:
Grants may be used for research and development, education and training, and advisory services. Coherent area, institutional and Sea Grant College support is provided to some institutions. Grant money cannot be used to purchase, or construct ships or facilities.
Examples of Funded Projects:
Fiscal Year 2010: No Current Data Available Fiscal Year 2011: No Current Data Available Fiscal Year 2012: No Current Data Available
Types of Assistance:
Range and Average of Financial Assistance:
No Data Available.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance:
None. See the following for information on how assistance is awarded/released: n/a.
Universities, colleges, junior colleges, technical schools, institutes, laboratories; any public or private corporation, partnership, or other association or entity; any State, political subdivision of a State or agency or officer thereof; any individual.
Organizations and individuals with professional interest in marine affairs.
Awards are made competitively on the basis of proposal evaluation.
Contact Info for Headquarters Office:
na Director, National Sea Grant College Program, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, 1315 East-West Highway, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910 Phone: (301) 713-2448