UC ANR Strategic Initiatives
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UC ANR Strategic Initiatives

UC ANR Strategic Initiatives

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Making a Difference in California

Rising to the Challenge.
California faces many challenges, such as fire, water shortages, college readiness and poor nutrition. UC ANR’s five Strategic initiatives (SIs) are the umbrellas that focus our efforts; bringing the power of science to deliver practical solutions to help California.

Public Value. Supporting our seven Public Value Statements, our SIs help build our state economy, protect our natural resources, build our people and communities and ensure we have safe food.

Role and Members. Our Strategic Initiatives help unify, communicate and advocate for the work we do; bringing together the work of the


The Strategic Initiative Knowledge Bank

"Solutions for you"


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Impact Stories

Learn how UC ANR is making a difference for Californians.

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Funding opportunities


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Funding opportunities

Contracts & Grants


 Opportunity &
Matching grants

Small grants for urgent
time-sensitive needs


See also ANR Renewable Resources Extension Act (RREA) Program RFP


Strategic Initiatives

Explore our 5 initiatives using the links below.



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