Workshops and Forums

YCEI workshop grant proposals are in development for 2015-2016. No further applications are invited. We expect to resume the open application process in 2016.

Spring 2015 Workshop Schedule

Tropical Extremes: High-impact Weather and Climate Events in Monsoon Regions (Organizer: Bill Boos): April 17-18

Nuclear Energy: Policy, Technology & Environmental Impact (Organizers: Yehia Khalil, Jared Milfred): April 24

FutureEarth: Global Biodiversity Monitoring, Prediction & Reporting (Organizer: Walter Jetz): May 4-7

Speaker Series on “Climates of History” (Organizer: Joe Manning): See calendar for Spring Term schedule

Green Chemistry: Mitigating Climate and Energy Impacts through Design of Chemical Products and Processes (Organizers: Paul Anastas, Julie Zimmerman): October 2015

YCEI will be accepting applications for a limited number of workshops during the 2015-2016 Academic Year. The application deadline is 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 proposals by April 1 to with the following words on the subject line: YCEI Workshop & Forum Application.