Call for Concept Notes: Modeling for Biodiversity and Climate Change

The USAID Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Integrated Pest Management at Virginia Tech invites the submission of concept notes from U.S. universities, CGIAR institutions, and host country institutions to compete to lead the Modeling for Biodiversity and Climate Change. Concept notes will be reviewed and may lead to an invitation to submit a full proposal.

U.S. universities as defined under Section 296(d) of Title XII of the Foreign Assistance Act, CGIAR, and host country institutions are eligible to apply as the lead institution for a period of 4.5 years.Total funding (single award) is $0.8 million. Collaboration or partnerships with relevant and appropriate host country organizations, other universities, the CGIAR system, and/or development community partners is required.

Concept notes for Modeling for Biodiversity and Climate Change are due March 13, 2015.