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Funding, Fellowships, and Workshops

KNAUSS GRADUATE FELLOWSHIP

Graduate students from all disciplines with an interest in water policy are sought for a one year fellowship in Washington DC. For more information, visit Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant's fellowship page. Applications are due February 20.

WATER RESOURCES RESEARCH GRANTS

USGS's National Institutes for Water Resources seek proposals for work related to water supply and availability including new sources and supplies, improvements of impaired waters to usable quality, conservation of existing sources, and limiting growth in demand. Proposals are due February 20. More information is available here.

COMMUNICATING SCIENCE WORKSHOP IN CHICAGO

The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and the National Science Foundation (NSF) will be holding a one-day workshop "Communicating Science: Tools for Scientists and Engineers" on Thursday, February 12, 2009 at the "Hyatt Regency Chicago" Hotel in Chicago, IL. We are extending an invitation to the faculty scientists, engineers, and Ph.D. students at your institution who would like to attend this workshop, in order to learn more about communicating science to news media and the general public, as well as the broader impacts requirement for NSF-funded research. For more information go here.

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