Light LEEF Application Information
1. Gain the support of your department and institution
The following letter can be used to introduce LEEF to your department and/or institution. Modify it to fit your needs and submit it to the appropriate personnel. Use the letter for the package of your choice:LEEF Underwater Light Letter
LEEF Terrestrial Light Letter
2. Apply for the LEEF grant
Complete the on-line application. LI‑COR reviews applications on a continuing basis and will notify you within two to three weeks.Application
3. Pursue the remaining funds
To cover the remaining cost, PUIs have used NSF grants, USDA grants, trust fund or regional grants, department funds, start-up funds, president's discretionary funds, institution funds, funds from alumni associations or community groups, and other sources. See our Grant Information page for help in finding and applying for funds.