NIST - Disaster Resilience (DR) Research Grants Program | Application Due Aug 27, 2018 - Florida Climate Institute

**Some programs are limited. Please read solicitations carefully and consult your Office of Research for specifics, such as limited applications through your university and internal application deadlines.**

The Disaster Resilience (DR) Research Grants Program seeks applications from eligible applicants to conduct research aimed at advancing the principles of resilience in building design and building codes and standards. Research proposals must support the overall effort of developing science-based building codes by evaluating potential technologies and architectural design criteria to improve disaster resilience in the built environment. Research projects must be aligned with NIST work in:

  • Wildland Urban Interface Fire Program
  • Structural Performance under Multi-Hazard Program
  • National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program
  • Disaster and Failure Studies Program.

Deadline: Application due August 27, 2018.