Open Grant Opportunities 

To support the mission of MBRACE and to help guide the State of Mississippi in efficiently addressing its ecological- and economic-based coastal improvement and restoration priorities, MBRACE invites applications from Jackson State University, Mississippi State University, The University of Southern Mississippi, and University of Mississippi to address critical research gaps in the north-central Gulf of Mexico in two topic areas: (1) Water Quality, and (2) Oyster Reefs and their Sustainability.

2019 Request for Proposals

Budget Template (Required)

Proposals are due August 15, 2019, 5:00 p.m. C.T.

Grant Terms and Conditions

All sub-awards are subject to the terms and conditions of the Federal Award, the RESTORE Act Financial Assistance Standard Terms and Conditions and Program-Specific Terms and Conditions under the Centers of Excellence Research Grants Program, MDEQ's Standard Sub-Award Terms and Conditions, the RESTORE Act, 33 U.S.C. 1321(t), and Treasury Regulations 31 C.F.R. § 34 et seq., specifically 31 C.F.R. §§ 34.700 - 708 governing the Centers of Excellence Research Grants Program, all applicable terms and conditions in 2 C.F.R. Part 200 of the Office of Management and Budget (“OMB”) Uniform Guidance for Grants and Cooperative Agreements, including Appendix II to Part 200, and all other OMB circulars, executive orders or other federal laws or regulations applicable to the services funded as a result of this solicitation. These terms and conditions will apply to all sub-recipients and sub-recipient contractors.

RESTORE Act Financial Assistance Standard Terms and Conditions and Program-Specific Terms and Conditions

MDEQ Standard Sub-Award Terms and Conditions