Request for Proposals Resources

Request for Proposals

The Request for Proposals details the eligibility requirements, competition timeline, program priorities, and other specific information about the CA Climate Action Initiative.

Application portal

Applications must be submitted through the SmartSimple portal of UC’s Research Grants Program Office. Please note that the Letter of Intent deadline has passed. Only applicants with approved Letters of Intent may submit a full proposal in SmartSimple.

Application instructions

Full proposal instructions can be found in SmartSimple for applicants with an approved Letter of Intent.


The California Climate Action announcement describes the application process as well as the role of the University of California in helping to distribute state funding for these grants.