For Researchers

This page is for:

  • Currently funded UW Sea Grant researchers, including social scientists and those who engage in educational research or undertake education-focused projects. 
  • Wisconsin faculty members (or persons having principal investigator status) from the University of Wisconsin System or from another Wisconsin college or university who are seeking funding for social science or education-focused projects. 
NOTE:  Non-Wisconsin investigators should go to the National Sea Grant College Program website to find the Sea Grant Program for their state

Actionable Science

What Is Actionable Science?
Wisconsin Sea Grant is increasing the impact of our projects by encouraging outreach and communication. Read more...

Actionable Science and You, the Sea Grant-Funded PI
If you are a Wisconsin Sea Grant-funded PI, a hopeful PI, a graduate student or generally interested in implementing an emphasis on actionable science, here's what you need to know. Read more...

Actionable Science Tool Kit

Organizations with Workshops and Resources

Examples and Ideas

All books listed are available for loan to Wisconsin residents from the Wisconsin Water Library, see the list for details. Read more...

Articles and Essays
Includes reading related to the challenges of science communications and policy-making, barriers to actionable science and the challenges of incorporating science into society. Read more...

Project Reporting

Wisconsin Sea Grant Policy on Page Charges and Reprints

Learn more about the UW Sea Grant Institute's reprint and pages charges policy.


Funded Projects

Current Projects
UW Sea Grant 2018-20 Directory of Projects and People

Archive of Scientific Papers
Wisconsin Sea Grant-funded researchers have been published in prestigious peer journals. Read more...

National Sea Grant Library
Review a list of all National Sea Grant Program published research through the National Sea Grant Library. The collection includes full-text digital articles in a searchable database. The site also provides details on how to order copies.