As reported here, the institute will provide US$9 million in funding for multiple awards.

The NAMII project request for proposal process is open to all organizations that are partnered with a NAMII member. The NAMII member submits the proposal on behalf of that project partnership/collaboration as the lead proposer.

An e-mail notice of intent to submit from the lead proposer of the project team is requested no later than 27 September to and should include the proposed topics and subtopic. Proposals are due by 31 October.

The anticipated start date of the projects is January. For information on the call for projects, including the request for proposal, or how to become a NAMII member, visit the NAMII website.