Joint Fire Science Program Graduate Research: Wildfire Management, Weather, Smoke, Ecology, Social Dimensions, Emissions

Sponsor Deadline: 

Dec 5, 2019


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Graduate Research Innovation (GRIN) Award - The Joint Fire Science Program (JFSP) invites current master and doctoral students enrolled at colleges or universities within the US in the field of wildland fire and related physical, biological, and social sciences to apply for a Graduate Research Innovation (GRIN) award. The purpose of a GRIN award is to enhance student exposure to the management and policy relevance of their research to achieve beneficial outcomes of funded work.
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Proposals must be directly related to the mission and goals of JFSP to be considered. Applicants are encouraged to search the JFSP website ( to learn more about the scope of JFSP activities. In addition, proposals must directly address management- or policy-related questions related to one or more of the following topic areas:

  • Fuels management and fire behavior

  • Changing fire environment

  • Emissions and air quality

  • Fire effects and post-fire recovery

  • Relative impacts of prescribed fire versus wildfire

  • Human dimensions of fire

Proposals on topics not listed above will not be reviewed.