A backgrounder video on the 2023 Catalyst/Science Transfer RFP is now available! Check out the updated RFP page to learn more.


The webinar slides and recording are now available for the February 2022 webinar, Fostering Partnerships, the Foundation of Collaborative Science.


I Heart Estuaries is a four-day, social media extravaganza coordinated by NERRA, Restore America’s Estuaries (RAE), and the Association of National Estuary Programs (ANEP). It’s a chance to demonstrate your support for estuaries, our Reserves, and other coastal programs. 2022’s lovefest runs from 2/11 through 2/14, and all are invited to join in! Visit NERRA's campaign page to learn more.


The recording for the 2021 Request for Collaborative Research Proposals Q&A webinar is now available on our YouTube channel and the collaborative research grants page.


The Q&A webinar for the collaborative research competition that was originally planned for November 11 has been rescheduled for Tuesday, November 9, 2021 from 3-4pm ET. Please register for the webinar at this new link, and share it with your partners.


We are currently accepting Collaborative Research and Science Transfer proposals for the 2022 funding cycle! Collaborative Research pre-proposals are due December 7, 2021, and Science Transfer proposals are due Feb. 24, 2022. Visit the grant pages to learn more and find proposal development resources.


Summary resources are now available for the September 2021 webinar, Improved Understanding of Sediment Dynamics for the Coos Estuary.


Twelve projects involving 15 reserve sites across the nation and totaling more than $4 million have been recommended for support by NOAA’s National Estuarine Research Reserve System Science Collaborative. See a list and map of the new projects, including a summary of each project.


Did you miss a Program Update? Check out the archive for a full listing of past Science Collaborative Program Update content.


Want to catch up on webinars? Visit the webinar series page to find recordings from recent webinars, or search the resource library for webinar summary products.