Call Outs: Calls for Papers, Abstracts, Proposals, and More

Call for Applications
Wildfire Community Preparedness Day Award
National Fire Protection Association
Deadline: March 2, 2018

The National Fire Protection Association is accepting applications for Wildfire Community Preparedness Day awards. The $500 award will support projects that raise wildfire awareness, promote collaboration, help protect neighborhoods and communities from future wildfire risk or post-fire impacts. For more information on Wildfire Community Preparedness Day and to submit an application, visit the NFPA website.

Call for Applications
Science Policy Fellowship
National Academies Gulf Research Program
Deadline: March 14, 2018

The National Academies Gulf Research Program is accepting applications for its Science Policy Fellowship. Fellows will spend a year on the staff of federal, state, local, or non-governmental environmental, natural resource, oil and gas, and public health agencies in the Gulf of Mexico region. A yearly stipend and funding for professional development will be awarded. For more information on eligibility and to submit an application, visit the Gulf Research Program website.

Call for Applications
Future Leaders Scholarship
Association of State Floodplain Managers Foundation
Deadline: February 25, 2018

The Association of State Floodplain Managers is accepting applications for the ASFPM Foundation Future Leaders Scholarship. Undergraduates who are entering their junior year of study and plan to work in flood management after graduation are eligible. One student will receive mentoring, a paid summer internship, and up to $25,000 per year for two years. For more information about how to apply, visit the ASFPM Foundation website.

Call for Manuscripts
Special Issue: Disasters, Crisis, Hazards, Emergencies and Sustainable Development
Deadline: March 1, 2018

Guest editors of special issue of Sustainability are looking for research papers and case studies that link hazards and disasters to issues of sustainability and sustainable development. Papers related to the impact of disasters on group sustainability and integrating resilience into sustainable development are especially welcome. Previously unpublished will be accepted for a single-blind peer-review process. For more information, visit the special issue page on the journal website.

Call for Volunteers
Website Monitoring Analysts
Environmental Data and Governance Initiative
Deadline: Open

The Environmental Data and Government Initiative is looking for volunteers to assist with tracking and classify changes related to environmental information on federal websites. Volunteers should be able to commit 5-10 hours per week and monitor web information over a three-day cycle. Find more information on the Environmental Data and Government Initiative website or at the flyer linked above.