NOAA issued a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) to create a new Cooperative Institute to Support Water Resources. The NOFO can be viewed on grants.gov by searching for opportunity NOAA-NWS-NWS-CIPO-2021-2007043.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced it has selected the University of Oklahoma to host NOAA's Cooperative Institute for Severe and High-Impact Weather Research and Operations (CIWRO).
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced it has selected the Oregon State University to host NOAA's Cooperative Institute for Marine Ecosystem and Resources Studies (CIMERS).
On May 19, 2021, the award ceiling for the Ocean Exploration Cooperative Institute (OECI) increased from $94,071,537M to $150M to cover additional award activities through the award end date of June 30, 2024. Click Read More for more details.
The NOAA Cooperative Institutes are academic and non-profit research institutions that demonstrate the highest level of performance and conduct research that supports NOAA's Mission Goals and Strategic Plan.