Free Online Course (MOOC)   

Registration open for free online course!

Course Dates: February 16, 2015 - April 12, 2015,

Registration is now open for CSU's free online course entitled "Water, Civilization, and Nature: Addressing Water Challenges of the 21st Century." Recent water issues, increasing populations worldwide, and variations in climate have impacted our water supply, creating questions and issues we've never been challenged with before. This course offers an in-depth look at these Dropsissues.

Click here for more information and to register.

Student Water Research Grants   

FY15 Student Water Research Grant Program - Colorado Water Institute

Application Deadline: December 19, 2014

This program is intended to encourage and support graduate and undergraduate student research in disciplines relevant to water resources issues and to assist Colorado institutions of higher education in developing student research expertise and capabilities. It is intended to help students initiate research projects or to supplement existing student projects in water resources research. Proposals must have a faculty sponsor and students must be enrolled fulltime in a degree program at one of Colorado's public 4-year Universities.

For more information and to apply online, click here.

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Jobs and Grant Opportunities   

Healthy Watersheds Consortium Grant Request for Proposals

Proposal Deadline: January 5, 2015

EPA is soliciting proposals for the management of the Healthy Watersheds Consortium Grant. The purpose of the grant is to accelerate and expand the strategic protection of healthy freshwater ecosystems and their watersheds across the country. Click here for more information.

Donald M. Payne International Development Fellowship Program

Application Deadline: January 20, 2015

The USAID Donald M. Payne International Development Graduate Fellowship Program seeks to attract outstanding young people who are interested in pursuing careers in the Foreign Service of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). For more information, click here.

Upcoming Events   

Water Tables 2015 - "Partnering the Waters"

January 29, 2015 | Denver, CO | Hyatt Denver Tech Center

This year's CSU Water Archives fundraising reception and dinner will be held in conjunction with the Colorado Water Congress Annual Convention. Register here.

Poudre River Forum

January 31, 2015 | 10:00 am-3:30 pm | The Ranch Events Complex | Loveland, CO

The Poudre River is life-blood for Northern Colorado communities. Bringing those communities together to celebrate the river, learn more about it, and explore its opportunities and challenges is the focus of the second annual Poudre River Forum. This year's theme is "One River, Many Voices." Click here for more information and to register.

The CSU Water Center catalyzes excellence in water research, teaching, and engagement by fostering interdisciplinary collaboration and creative scholarship.