2012- WRAC Planning Calendar

Jan - Feb

AO prepares and submits Annual Accomplishment Report to NIFA, disseminates requests for commitee nominations, and solicits & prepares Congressional testimonies

March Mon. March 5, 2012 -- Pre-Proposals due in WRAC Administrative Office
April Executive Committee (EC) reviews Pre-Proposals & presents recommendations to Board of Directors (Board)

-Board Meeting to review recommendations of EC. -Letters sent to PIs regarding Pre-Proposals


Full Proposals Due

July-Aug External Reviews for Full Proposals

Industry Advisory Council/Technical Committee (IAC/TC) Meeting. Presentations by Lead PIs of Full Proposals. IAC/TC reviews & recommends to Board.


Board Meeting: reviews recommendations from IAC/TC, decides the full projects to fund for FY2013, recommends to NIFA for funding.

Administrative Office communicates with lead PIs of submitted full proposals regarding funding decisions for FY2013.


2012 Conferences
Feb 29 - March 2 Aquaculture America 2012, Las Vegas, NV
March 5-6 Shellfish Growers Conference, Alderbrook Inn, Union, WA