Rhode Island NSF EPSCoR

The Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research

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Marine life science research and education

Rhode Island’s Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) conducts groundbreaking research and develops academic talent in the science and technology fields to increase competitiveness in research and development, build a more capable workforce and fuel economic growth in the Ocean State.

Funded by the National Science Foundation, RI NSF EPSCoR brings together nine of the state’s public and private institutions of higher education in pursuit of a strong and sustainable marine ecosystem that serves as a foundation for Rhode Island’s economy and quality of life. This collaborative approach creates more productive partnerships across multiple disciplines, from science to art, and draws on the strength of the state’s collective diversity.

Core facilities

Developed by incisive planning and a deep commitment to boosting capabilities, shared research facilities offer access to the Rhode Island EPSCoR community, add to the body of knowledge, and make discovery in the Ocean State possible.

All about us

The Current newsmagazine takes a comprehensive look at the people, projects and programs of Rhode Island NSF EPSCoR. Read about the innovative research, training, education and outreach at our partner institutions across the Ocean State.

We are RI EPSCoR

From the sediment of the ocean’s floor to the water’s surface, Rhode Island researchers explore the impact of climate change on marine life and ecosystems so that we can maintain precious resources and better prepare for what the future holds.
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