JFSP Funding Opportunity Notices and AFSC Letters of Support


2017 JFSP Funding Opportunities











The Joint Fire Science Program (JFSP) released its annual Funding Opportunity Notices (FONs) on September 16, 2016. Proposals are due November 17, 2016.

The Funding Announcement is available here.

Proposal Support: Working with the AFSC

The Alaska Fire Science Consortium (AFSC) has a mission to build collaboration between scientists and fire management community in Alaska.

To help the Alaska fire science community prepare excellent proposals for 2017 JFSP funding, AFSC is organizing opportunities for investigators to explore their project ideas with AFSC staff and interested fire managers. Please contact AFSC coordinator Alison York, 907-474-6964, ayork@alaska.edu if you are interested in these discussion opportunities.


AFSC Letters of Support:

If you intend to request a letter of support from AFSC, please contact us as soon as possible.  In order to give your proposal adequate consideration, we must receive your request, including a draft of your proposal, at least 2 weeks prior to your submission deadline.

Requests for AFSC letters of support for 2017 JFSP proposals due:  October 28, 2016

2017 JFSP proposals due:  November 17, 2016

Contact: Alison York,  ayork@alaska.edu

Connect with the Fire Research Development and Application Committee:

The AWFCG Fire Research Development and Application Committee (FRDAC) can also help you!  Find out more about the FRDAC and their process for providing letters of support or the Research Needs List.

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