Photo Credit: Brian Dixon
price-tag

Headlines : Core Program

May 25, 2018

2018 Spring Board Meeting: NPRB approves funding to support 21 research proposals

Tags: Core Program

NPRB has approved funding to support 21 research proposals for the Core Program, totaling $4.6 million with additional support from the Oil Spill Recovery Institute (OSRI).

Read More

January 3, 2018

Announced: NPRB invitation to a special session at AMSS 2018

Tags: Core Program

Tuesday, January 23, 2018, 5:00 p.m., Captain Cook Ballroom The NPRB is working on updating our Core program proposal process to provide a more stable and flexible funding platform to our researchers. The Board’s preferred alternative is to move from the current fixed proposal deadline with one funding meeting a

Read More

October 2, 2017

Announced: 2018 Core Program Request for Proposals Released

Tags: Core Program

The North Pacific Research Board (NPRB) announces the release of its Core Program Request for Proposals (RFP). The 2018 RFP has an anticipated funding amount of $4.45 million.

Read More

May 22, 2017

Board approves funding requests for Core Program, Outreach in another successful Spring meeting

Tags: Core Program Graduate Student Research Award

NPRB has approved funding to support 28 research proposals for the Core Program, totaling $4.6 million with additional support from the Oil Spill Recovery Institute (OSRI).

Read More

September 29, 2016

Announced: 2017 Core Program Request for Proposals Released

Tags: Core Program

The North Pacific Research Board (NPRB) announces the release of its Core Program Request for Proposals (RFP). The 2017 RFP has an anticipated funding amount of $4.55 million.

Read More

June 24, 2016

Submit Potential Research Topics for the 2017 Request for Proposals

Tags: Core Program

Each spring, NPRB staff develops research priorities for the upcoming year's request for proposals (RFP). Working closely with NPRB's science panel and the broader research community, potential research priorities are drafted for the NPRB advisory panel and board to review in the fall. In an

Read More

May 13, 2015

Strong Proposal Year Yields Record Funding Request

Tags: Core Program

The North Pacific Research Board (NPRB) has approved a funding request to support 33 proposals for the Annual Research Program. Not since 2007 has NPRB sought to support this many proposals for the annual program. This also marked the first time that successful proposals eclipsed the $7 million mark.

Read More

September 11, 2014

Going Underwater with Steller Sea Lions

Tags: Core Program Graduate Student Research Award

Scientists are studying Steller sea lions to determine the reproduction, survival and depredation (rate that they are preyed upon) in the endangered western population as compared to the stable eastern population. This summer, researchers implanted life-history transmitter tags in ten juvenile female western Steller sea lions from the

Read More

August 11, 2014

Spending a Summer Studying Seabirds in the Aleutians

Tags: Core Program

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to spend a summer studying seabirds? For a virtual field experience, check out the daily log of communications and activity summaries from researchers working in the Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge. One of the projects participating in the field blog is

Read More

June 13, 2014

Shredder the Shark Spills Her Guts to Kids in Seward and Anchorage

Tags: Core Program

Principal Investigator Mike Canino and his stuffed friend Shredder visit Alaska to teach kids about how he and his colleagues use DNA to determine what different fish species eat.

Read More