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National Geological and Geophysical Data Preservation Program

2017 grant opportunity for state geological surveys is closed and funding decisions will be released in May 2017

The 2017 grant opportunity for state geological surveys closed on January 31, 2017. Proposal evaluation panel will meet in April 2017, and state geological surveys will be notified of funding decisions in May 2017. The next grant opportunity for state geological surveys will be announced in November/December 2017. 

The 2017 request for proposals for USGS data preservation projects should be available in spring 2017, as federal budgets become more certain.