ARB Research Proposal Solicitation for FY 2017/2018

May 17, 2017

Dear Researchers:

The California Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) is soliciting draft research proposals from California public universities and colleges to implement the development of the Fiscal Year 2017/18 Annual Research Plan.  The enclosed solicitation provides details on projects for which we are soliciting proposals.

If you are interested in submitting a draft proposal to address any of the research topics described in this solicitation, please send an email to Sarah Pittiglio ( indicating your intent to submit by May 30, 2017.  Draft proposals will then be due no later than June 21, 2017.  Eligible applicants should submit their draft proposal through our proposal solicitation website at:  The website will be open to receive submissions by May 22, 2017.  Guidelines for developing your draft proposal are also included in this solicitation package and available at the solicitation website. 


Best regards,


Sarah Pittiglio, Ph.D.

Staff Air Pollution Specialist

Climate Action and Research Planning

California Air Resources Board