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We push boundaries to develop innovative, just and equitable solutions to environmental challenges. We do this by connecting across sectors and academic disciplines to inspire and incentivize new partnerships that bridge the UW and the wider community.

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Now Hiring: EarthLab Grants & Financial Analyst

We are seeking a full-time Grants and Financial Analyst to join our Finance and Administration (F&A) Team. EarthLab has complex funding with over 50 sponsored awards (grants), state funding, private foundation funding and individual support. These funds support the projects of our eight member organizations and our central operations. This is a full-time position with a salary range of $5800-$6200, depending on experience.

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2022 Innovation Grants Announced

UW EarthLab selects six community-led teams to solve complex challenges at the intersection of climate change & social justice that will make a positive impact on people’s lives and livelihoods
Today EarthLab announced that six transdisciplinary teams have been selected for the 2022-2023 Innovation Grants program. This signature initiative provides essential funding to newly formed applied research teams that are led by and with community partners. 

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Equity and Justice in the Center

EarthLab believes there is no climate or environmental progress without social justice

Designed for Action and Scale

EarthLab is home to eight distinct environmentally focused UW centers that connect and act with urgency

Community-Engaged, Interdisciplinary Research

EarthLab engages UW and community partners to co- produce meaningful solutions and strategies addressing environmental issues

Environmental Impact Hub at UW

EarthLab supports the UW goal to be the #1 university in the world as measured by impact