Sun Grant Initiative

Sun Grant Initiative Mission Statement:
Through research, production and commercialization of renewable, biobased energy technologies, the Sun Grant Initiative aims to enhance national energy security; provide opportunities for rural economic development in America's traditional agricultural communities; promote environmentally sustainable and diversified production opportunities for agricultural and forestry resources; and encourage further bioenergy research collaboration between government agencies and land-grant colleges and universities.


National Sun Grant Association
P.O. Box 15574
Washington, DC 20003
202-449-5644
http://www.sungrant.org/

Dr. Tim G. Rials
Chairman, Sun Grant Association
trials@utk.edu

North Central Regional Sun Grant Center

South Dakota State University
Administration Building 200
North Central Regional Sun Grant Center - Box 2201
Brookings, SD 57007
605-688-5642

http://www.sdstate.edu/north-central-regional-sun-grant-center

Photograph of Dr. Stephen Gent

 

Dr. Stephen Gent
Director, North Central Regional Sun Grant Center
stephen.gent@sdstate.edu

 

Photograph of Dr. Daniel Scholl

 

Dr. Daniel Scholl
South Dakota State University
Vice President for Research & Economic Development
Daniel.Scholl@sdstate.edu

Photograph of Dr. James Doolittle

 

Dr. James Doolittle
South Dakota State University
Associate Vice President for Research Assurance & Sponsored Programs
james.doolittle@sdstate.edu

Northeast Regional Sun Grant Center

Pennsylvania State University
225 Agricultural Engineering 
University Park, PA 16802
814-865-3722
https://agsci.psu.edu/research/sungrant

South Central Regional Sun Grant Center

Oklahoma State University
215 Agricultural Hall 
Stillwater, OK 74078
http://sungrant.okstate.edu/

Southeastern Regional Sun Grant Center

University of Tennessee - Knoxville
2506 Jacob Drive
Knoxville, TN  37996-4570
865-974-7370
http://sungrant.tennessee.edu/

Western Regional Sun Grant Center

Oregon State University
138 Strand Hall
Corvallis, OR 97331
541-737-4251
http://sungrant.oregonstate.edu/

Regional Sun Grant Map