FY2022 Weather Program Office Research Programs Announcement

NOAA’s Weather Program Office (WPO; formerly OWAQ, the Office of Weather and Air Quality) is accepting proposals for the Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) from August 19, 2021 through November 17, 2021.

Quick Link: View and apply to the funding opportunity here.

WPO’s FY22 NOFO is soliciting research toward improving weather, water, air quality, fire weather, earth-system modeling and observations, and social, behavioral, and economic science applications. Projects should focus on advancing science and technology from the research stage to transitionable outputs or prototype products that NOAA or external partners could further develop into practical applications and operations. The six grant competitions from this notification are valued at approximately $16.5 million per year.

  • Letters of Intent must be submitted by 5pm ET on Tue Sep 14, 2021.
  • Full applications must be received by 5pm ET on Wed Nov 17, 2021.
  • Award decisions are expected in May 2022.

An Executive Summary of this notice can be found here.

The full notice can be accessed through the U.S. federal grants system here. The following six programs are accepting funding applications as part of this opportunity:

Supplemental Information from WPO

Projects previously funded by WPO can be found here.

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