Workshop and Forum Grants

Awarded July 2014 for the coming academic year:

Green Chemistry: Mitigating Climate and Energy Impacts through Design of Chemical Products and Processes (Paul Anastas, Julie Zimmerman)

Tropical Extremes: High-impact Weather and Climate Events in Monsoon Regions (Bill Boos)

Nuclear Energy: Policy, Technology & Environmental Impact; (Yehia Khalil, Jared Milfred)

Global Biodiversity Monitoring, Prediction & Reporting (Walter Jetz)

Climate, Ecology, Culture and History - (Joe Manning)

Next Year’s Application Deadline: April 1, 2015

Yale Climate & Energy Institute welcomes proposals for support of 1- or 2-day workshops and forums. Broadly interdisciplinary events with up to 50 participants focused on topics relevant to the mission of the YCEI will be given the highest priority. Exploratory workshops in preparation for YCEI Research Grant proposals are also encouraged.

Proposals should include a short statement of the goals of the workshop or forum (500 words or less), a description of the target audience and estimated number of participants, a proposed venue and date, and a detailed budget. The maximum support provided by YCEI for individual events is $15,000.

Please submit grant proposals by April 1 to ycei@yale.edu with YCEI Workshop & Forum Grant on the subject line.