TESI Grants for Education & Outreach
In September 2018, TESI launched its inaugural education and outreach grants program. The goal was to provide opportunities for UF undergraduate students, graduate students, and postdoctoral associates to develop outreach projects that share Earth systems science with TESI’s key audiences. TESI awarded 6 grants in this first year. You can read about those projects here.
2019-2020 Request for Proposals
Deadline to Apply: November 15, 2019
In its second year, TESI will be offering grant opportunities for UF undergraduate students, graduate students, and postdoctoral associates in two categories: K-12 Education and Lifelong Learners. Read more about each grant opportunity, including how to apply, below:
TESI Grants News
TESI Grant Recipient Teaches Students to Answer Environmental Questions Using Big Data
With funding from TESI, students learn how computer programming can be used to solve environmental problems.
TESI Grant Recipients Launch New Miami Blue Butterfly Exhibit in Florida Keys
Florida Museum graduate students recently unveiled a new traveling exhibit and coloring book focused on the Miami blue butterfly.
TESI Grant Recipients Raise Awareness about Invasive Species While Inspiring a Love for Ants
Ants offer a window into the scale of the invasive species problem and Florida hosts 12 of the worst invasive ant species worldwide.