Community Engagement

Community-Engaged S/HERO Awards Workshops

The Community-Engaged S/Hero Supplements provide 10 projects with $20,000 each to identify best practices for engaging communities around climate risks and to provide leadership, resources, and counsel to all climate award teams on community engagement.

Workshop Resources

Roadblocks and Potential Solutions: Disbursements of Research Funds to Community (January 19, 2024)

Community Partnerships Resources

Resources to support community partnerships.

A Memorandum of Understanding is a way to document agreements in a collaboration and a partnership and serves as a way to preserve memory for the team. Guidance on creating a Memorandum of Understanding for community research collaborations can be accessed by downloading this PDF.

Guiding Principles for Climate Action Grants

Tips and guidance for engaging with community partners for Climate Action grants can be found on p. 14 of the RFP.