Research Board Requests Proposals to Establish Consortia to Study Effects of Deepwater Horizon on the Gulf of Mexico
GoMRI Research Board Announces Request for Proposals (RFP-I for Research Consortia) for BP’s $500 Million Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative
GoMRI has created a selection process that includes an open Request for Proposals, peer review of the submissions, selection of the Research Consortia to study the five research themes, and award of funds during the summer of 2011.
Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative Request for Proposals (RFP-I for Research Consortia): Full Proposals Due 9:00PM EDT 11 July 2011
The deadline to submit a Letter of Intent (LOI) is May 9, 2011 at 9:00 p.m. EDT. No proposal will be accepted without an LOI.
The Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI) Research Board announced today the availability of a minimum of $37.5 million per year to establish four to eight Research Consortia to study the effects of the Deepwater Horizon incident on the Gulf of Mexico.
BP and the Gulf of Mexico Alliance today announced plans for the implementation of BP’s $500 million Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI) to study the effects of the Deepwater Horizon incident and the potential associated impact on the environment and public health. (Photo by Dave Martin)