Call for Pre Proposals

Posted by: admin January 25, 2015


The Great Lakes Observing System (GLOS) is issuing a Request for Pre-Proposals to support development of a collaborative proposal to the Integrated Ocean Observing System (IOOS) Federal Funding Opportunity (FFO).

GLOS anticipates including 4 to 10 pre-proposals in the full proposal to IOOS. Based on final funding amounts from IOOS, the collaborative proposal will become the basis for the GLOS/IOOS 5 year Cooperative Agreement with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) which provides funding for GLOS operations and through GLOS, provides funding to other organizations to support the enhancement of observing technologies and improved data availability for meeting policy and management needs in the Great Lakes region.


Pre-proposals must be received by 5:00 PM ET on March 31, 2015 and are to be submitted in PDF format via the linked web form: here.
All questions regarding this request, whether technical or procedural in nature, must be directed to Kelli Paige via email only ( by 1:00 pm ET on February 13, 2015.


Download the full document here: 2015 IOOS PreProposal Call

Answers to all questions recieved by the February 13 deadline can be found here: Q&A

A webinar will be hosted to provide more information and answer any questions.
Wednesday February 4, 2015, 1:00 PM ET
Call in: 1-877-594-8353  Participant Code: 80500967
Participant Code: 80500967