datapreservation.usgs.gov
National Geological and Geophysical Data Preservation Program

Grant Application Presentation Available

The National Geological and Geophysical Data Preservation Program (NGGDPP) is pleased to announce the 2017 grant opportunity, available to state geological surveys, for the preservation of geoscientific materials and data. The 2017 Program Announcement for the grant opportunity is posted at www.grants.gov, announcement number: G17AS00020. The direct link is at: http://www.grants.gov/view-opportunity.html?oppId=290853. Proposals are due by January 31, 2017.

Two webinars were held for state geological survey representatives on January 4 and January 18, 2017, to discuss the Program Announcement and provide guidance about the proposal submission process and requirements. ACCESS PRESENTATION

Please do not hesitate to contact us with questions and please consider participating in this grant opportunity and the Data Rescue and Preservation Workshop. 

Please note: this grant opportunity is available to state geological organizations only.