WRITER: SETH COOMBS
CONTACT: DAVE PEDERSEN
2130 Medical Laboratories
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 335-8032; fax (319) 335-8034
Release: February 25, 1999
CHEEC seeks proposals for its seed grant program
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The Center for Health Effects of Environmental Contamination
(CHEEC) at the University of Iowa is requesting proposals for its 1999
Seed Grant Program.
Proposals must arrive at CHEEC by 5 p.m. Friday, April 2 in order to
be considered. Awards will be announced Monday, May 31.
The grants are intended for projects that stimulate growth or development
of innovative lines of environmental research, provide for public education
or enhance the knowledge base of the environmental health community. Faculty
of public or private colleges or universities in Iowa, researchers and
educators affiliated with state environmental or health agencies, and other
qualified researchers and educators are encouraged to apply.
For further information on the CHEEC seed grants, call Peter Weyer at
(319) 335-4014, or access CHEEC online at http://www.cheec.uiowa.edu.