FY2020 RFP SCHEDULE

January 2019



January 18, 2019 FY2020 RFP Open House invitation issued
January 24, 2019 Open House for Investigators and announcement of research topics for FY2020; noon - 2pm at MIT Sea Grant

February 2019



February 4, 2019 A detailed RFP announcement will be available on this website

March 2019



March 5, 2019 Pre-proposals are due by 5:00 pm at MIT Sea Grant
March 29, 2019 Pre-Proposals distributed to Panel and Advisory Committee

April 2019



April 26, 2019 Advisory Committee Meeting - Pre-Proposal Recommendations, Program Review; 12:00-2:00 pm at MIT Sea Grant

May 2019



May 7, 2019 Committee recommendations regarding submission of Full Proposals sent to Principal Investigators

June 2019



June 11, 2019 Full proposals are due by 5:00 pm at MIT Sea Grant
June 17, 2019 Full Proposals distributed to peer reviewers

July 2019



July 29, 2019 Peer reviewers' evaluations of Full Proposals due by 5:00 pm at MIT Sea Grant

August 2019



August 5, 2019 Blinded reviews released to PI's.
August 19, 2019 PI rebuttals due by 5:00 pm at MIT Sea Grant
August 26, 2019 Proposals, reviews and rebuttals sent to Technical Review Panel and to National Sea Grant Office

September 2019



September 23, 2019 Technical Review Panel Meeting; 12:00-2:00 pm at MIT Sea Grant
September 25, 2019 Advisory Committee Meeting - Full Proposal Recommendation, Program Planning for 2020; 12:00-2:00 pm at MIT Sea Grant

February 2020



February 1, 2020 Beginning of FY 2020 funding