WRF funds water research on behalf of its subscribers, and facilitates collaboration among organizations seeking funding partners for high-priority issues. WRF awards a contract through a competitive process and coordinates an independent technical review project through a staff-assigned project manager. All qualified entities – including international organizations and disadvantaged business enterprises – are encouraged to submit research proposals.
Submit a proposal for the Emerging Opportunities Program
Instructions for submitting a proposal for this program are contained in the RFP. Learn more about this program
Submit a proposal for the Solicited/Focus Area Program Online
The Water Research Foundation utilizes an online proposal management system
. To begin the process of submitting a proposal online, you will need login credentials and the name or RFP# of the project for which you want to submit a proposal. To ensure successful submission, visit the proposal management system
and claim your login credentials using the "Request a Login
" link. Please know, it can take up-to 48 business hours to provide credentials to new users.
Early Submission of proposals and supporting documents is highly encouraged.
Please visit http://www.waterrf.org/funding/Pages/proposal-guidelines.aspx for more information on preparing a proposal.
Please check back soon for open RFPs.
Submit a Proposal for an Open Solicitation
Please check back soon for more information.