Do you need money for analyses? Try EESLGreen

The Energy and Environmental Sustainability Laboratories (EESL) are excited to launch the EESLGreen program at the Cheese and Wine Open House event on August 31, 2017 (

The goal of this EESLGreen program is to help Penn State researchers fund analytical costs for projects that require use of any or all of the EESL multi-user research facilities. Please visit our website at to learn about our services and capabilities. 

We plan to award a total of $15,000 at the open house event, and any present Penn State (students, postdocs, faculty) will be eligible. Please submit a one-page proposal request highlighting:

  1. Your project idea
  2. Your team member names, advisor’s name and unit affiliations
  3. Reason why you don’t have money to fund the project
  4. The analytical services that you plan to use
  5. Budget

Note that anything over one page will not be read. 

Submit your proposal via email to no later than 5 p.m. on Monday, August 28, 2017. Each award will be $1,000–2,500.  

To qualify for the award, proposers must be present when announced (at some point around or before 6:20 p.m.).

EESLGreen funds must be used no later than May 31, 2018.