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Awards fellowships to UC Davis graduate students classified as “continuing students” in support of policy relevant research in one of the core Muir Institute initiatives which include: One Climate, Big Environmental Data, Wild Energy, and World Water Initiative; or Post Doc position (s) supporting One Climate Initiative.

Grad Student Applications that connect with One Climate Partners and coordinate with Muir Institute centers and groups will be given preference. Hands-on policy driven solutions are a key goal of our programs. Each student will be awarded $5000.00 for research, travel, and publication expenses. You will be paired up with a Muir Institute Fellow. Up to six Grad Student Scholarships will be awarded. Throughout the year you will get a chance to meet with communication experts to learn how to best translate your science to the public. Each awardee is expected to present their progress to the public at an event at year’s end. The call for applications will go out January 15, 2021 with an application deadline of February 15, 2021. Awards will be release to the student’s department on April 1 2021. Contact Sarah Oktay, PhD at [email protected] for more details.

Post Doc Application – 1 Post Doc position to be awarded in FY 21. Details of process to follow.

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Allison Chilcott
Executive Director of Development for Office of Research
[email protected]
(530) 754-8499 (Phone)

Fund purpose

Research

Fund type

CURRENT