Virginia Water Resources Research Center (VWRRC) Competitive Grant RFP

The 2016 Virginia WRRC Student Research Competitive Grant RFP is now available:

Call for Student Research Proposals 2016

The Virginia Water Resources Research Center (VWRRC) is providing competitive funding for research in water resources for the period June 1, 2016 to May 30, 2017. Proposals are invited in all areas of water resources-related research including science, policy, management, and engineering. The maximum funding amount is $5,000 for one year; up to four proposals may be awarded. Applicants must be enrolled as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student at a Virginia institution of higher education and be a participant in active research. Faculty and staff are encouraged to contribute as Co-Principal Investigators. One faculty member acting as the main faculty research supervisor must be included as a CoPI.

Proposals are due Friday, March 18, 2016 at 5:00PM.

Download and print the application packet (PDF).

Important Dates for Students

SPRING 2020 Semester (modified due to COVID-19)

MLK Day (university closed): Jan 20

First day of classes: Jan 21

Spring Break (extended): Mar 9-20

Dissertation/Thesis Deadline: May 8

Last day of classes: May 11

Reading Day(s): May 12

Final Exam Period: May 13-20

University Commencement: May 22 (tentative)

COVID-19 DATE CHANGES – For the complete modified spring calendar, see and for latest COVID-19 updates, see: