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Open Funding Opportunities


This competition will provide natural resource managers, researchers, and other stakeholders with funding to carry out a planned, collaborative research project that informs a specific management decision impacting natural resources in the Gulf of Mexico.

The deadline for Letters of Intent has passed. If you submitted a Letter of Intent and did not receive a confirmation email, please contact us at

Full Proposals are due by 11:59 p.m. ET on November 15. Only applicants who submitted complete Letters of Intent by the deadline are eligible to submit a Full Proposal. Full Proposals must be submitted electronically via  Please see the full announcement for complete instructions.