ON JUNE 30, 2009, THE BRI PROGRAM OFFICE WILL BE CLOSING DOWN TEMPORARILY. THE ACTING DIRECTOR OF BRI AND THE BRI EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE ARE WORKING TO REINSTATE STAFF AND WE HOPE TO BEGIN PROGRAM ACTIVITIES AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. WE DO NOT ANTICIPATE ANY CHANGES TO THE UPCOMING FALL 2009 BRI BIOLOGY AND CONSERVATION LECTURE SERIES OR TO THE 2010 NORTHEAST NATURAL HISTORY CONFERENCE, SO PLEASE PLAN ACCORDINGLY.
Call for Proposals:
Fiscal Year 2009 – 2010
The call for proposals for FY2009–2010 is currently delayed. As soon as we are able to open the call for proposals, we will update this information here. If you have previously applied for a BRI grant we will email you when the call for proposals is available and it will also be posted on this web site.
Previously Funded Projects
In the past, projects supported with these funds have focused on a variety of issues important to the study and understanding of the biodiversity of New York State. The majority of previously funded grants have ranged from $8,000 – $35,000. For a full list and description of funded projects, visit our Biodiversity Grants page.