The Lawn Institute Call for Proposals

Sponsor

The Lawn Institute

For More Information

For more information on this funding opportunity please visit The Lawn Institute Research Grants webpage.

Description

The Lawn Institute Research Committee invites you to submit a request for research funding.

Grant funding is available beginning June 2018 for studies that impact turfgrass farmers, distributors, and consumers.  Of particular interest is research in the following areas:

  • Cultural Impact of Turfgrass
  • Extending Harvested Turf "Shelf Life"
  • Environmental Awareness
  • Production Cost
  • Compilations and Summaries of Existing Research on:
    • Nutrients and Pesticides 
    • The Role of Turfgrass in Protecting the Environment
    • Benefits of Turfgrass 

Indirect Costs

16% as per program guidelines

Special Notes

Please note, The Lawn Institute reserves the right to negotiate proprietary rights for projects on a per-grant basis including copyrights, source codes, and/or patents.

Deadlines

If College-level review is required, your College will communicate its earlier internal deadlines.

TypeDateNotes
Internal Deadline

Please submit your application and budget, along with an OR-5 Form to research.services@uoguelph.ca.

External Deadline

Completed applications must be received (not postmarked) at The Lawn Institute address (via mail, fax or email) by January 12, 2018.

The Lawn Institute
444 E. Roosevelt Rd. # 346
Lombard, IL 60148 USA
Phone: 800/405-8873 Fax: 847/649-5678
Email: info@TheLawnInstitute.org

How to Apply

Researchers will be responsible for submitting their application to the sponsor.

Completed applications must be received (not postmarked) at The Lawn Institute address (via mail, fax or email) by January 12, 2018.

The Lawn Institute
444 E. Roosevelt Rd., #346
Lombard, IL  60148 USA

For Questions, please contact

The Lawn Institute

Phone:  800/405-8873
Email:  info@thelawninstitute.org

Office of Research

Meghan Grimes, Awards and Agreements Officer
Office of Research Services
519-824-4120 x54807
mgrimes@uoguelph.ca

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Disciplines:
Health and Life Sciences
Physical Sciences and Engineering