The AYK SSI is pleased to release its 2024 Invitation to Submit Research Proposals. Under the 2024 Invitation up to $1.7M is available for funding of research projects up to three years in duration addressing the region’s declined chum and Chinook salmon populations. Funding for this Invitation is provided to the AYK SSI Program through NOAA’s Pacific Coastal Salmon Recovery Fund.
2024 Invitation Overview:
The 2024 Invitation has three components, each of which can be downloaded via the weblinks below:
- 2024 Research Priorities & Submission Instructions (download here) lists the priority “Research Themes” focusing on Chinook and chum salmon as the species of special concern.
- Proposal Format (download here) provides instructions, formatting requirements and the required proposal template necessary for a successful submission, including use of our on-line proposal submission system.
- AYK SSI Budget Forms, (download here) contains instructions and required budget forms which must be uploaded to our on-line proposal submission system along with your completed proposal narrative.
Feel free to contact our staff with questions:
For questions regarding addressing program priorities, linkages to previously funded works, project collaboration and capacity building, please contact the AYK SSI Research Coordinator: Dr. Joseph Spaeder, firstname.lastname@example.org, (907) 299-8635.
For questions regarding the Excel budget forms, formatting or submission issues, please contact the AYK SSI Program Manager: Karen Gillis, email@example.com, (907) 279-6519 ext 2.