LIS research jointly administered by CT, NY Sea Grant programs

Connecticut Sea Grant (CTSG) and New York Sea Grant (NYSG) jointly administer the Long Island Sound Study (LISS) extra-mural research program. The LISS research grant call is currently closed. Please check back early in 2022 for the next RFP.

The intent of this program is to fund research that will support the management of Long Island Sound (LIS) and its resources. The Long Island Sound Study is a regional, community-based partnership to protect and restore the Sound.

For the 2021-2023 cycle, approximately $3,000,000 in funding was made available for one- or two-year projects.

A copy of the complete RFP for 2021-2023 can be found here:

Information about projects funded in the previous LISS research grant funding cycle can be found here.

For more information, contact:

Dr. Syma A. Ebbin
Research Coordinator
Connecticut Sea Grant College Program University of Connecticut
1080 Shennecossett Road
Groton, CT  06340-6048
Tel. (860) 405-9278