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Proposal Submission Process and General Schedule

Questions regarding pre-proposal or proposal submission should be directed to the Fishery Research Program Associate. Additional information about submitting pre-proposals and proposals can be found here.

Any time Discuss potential projects with the Commission's Science Director, the chair of BOTE, or the theme leaders.
January 15 Pre-proposals are due
Early March Brief presentation on proposed research may be requested.
April Authors of successful pre-proposals are requested to develop a full proposal
June 1 Full proposals due
June – July Peer review of full proposals
Mid-September BOTE develops recommendations for funding
Late October Investigators notified of BOTE recommendations
Early December Commission decides on which projects to fund
Mid-December Investigators notified of Commission funding decisions

 

If you would like to be notified of future requests for proposals please click here.

 

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Photo of fish eggs Photo: American Fisheries Society