In order to be considered for funding under the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative RFP-VI, proposing researchers or consortia must submit:
- A letter of intent (LOI), and
- A full proposal for:
- Individual Investigator or Collaborative Efforts
- Research Consortia
Please note: A LOI submission number is required in order to submit a full proposal. If you believe you should have received a submission number and did not, please contact email@example.com.
Detailed requirements and formatting guidelines for the full proposal can be found in the RFP-VI. (Adobe PDF)
Proposal templates are located here.
The timeline for proposal submission is as follows:
- November 14, 2016 5:00 pm Eastern/ 4:00 pm Central Time – LOI from each prospective Research Project/Consortium due
- March 3, 2017 5:00 pm Eastern/ 4:00 pm Central Time – Full proposals in response to RFP-VI are due
When preparing materials for submission, applicants are encouraged to review the Frequently Asked Questions. Any additional questions can be submitted here. The deadline to submit questions on RFP-VI was Friday, February 17, 2017 at 5:00 pm Eastern/ 4:00 pm Central Time. No new questions will be addressed at this time.