Who We Are

Through university-based research, extension, education, and communication, Virginia Sea Grant makes science-based information accessible to citizens, businesses, educators, resource managers, industry stakeholders, and policy makers across the Commonwealth of Virginia, the region, and the nation.

Collectively, Virginia Sea Grant forms an agile multi-university network. We are a dynamic 21st century knowledge management entity, comprised of a broad portfolio of expertise. Our communities of practice and interests cross both institutional and functional boundaries, and we adhere to rigorous network management principles that optimize innovation, responsiveness, and performance.