SPOTLIGHT: THE ARID LANDS INSTITUTE
The Arid Lands Institute was the recipient of the Wright-Ingraham Institute’s Richard T. Parker grant in 2020. ALI is an award-winning research, outreach, and education center devoted to water-smart design in drylands. ALI’s mission is to train designers and citizens to innovate in response to hydrologic variability brought on by climate change. ALI’s vision is a water-smart built environment in the US West serving as a model for drylands globally. ALI supports and accelerates drylands design innovation, serving as a resource across institutional and disciplinary boundaries.
Elizabeth W. Ingraham Grant
Recipient: Women of Renewable Industries and Sustainable Energy (WRISE)
Richard T. Parker Grant
Recipient: The Arid Lands Institute
Amount: $5000 each