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Partnerships for International Research and Education (PIRE)

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 00:10
Preliminary Proposal Deadline Date: October 21, 2014

Program Guidelines: NSF 14-587

Partnerships for International Research and Education (PIRE) is an NSF-wide program that supports international activities across all NSF supported disciplines. The primary goal of PIRE is to support high quality projects in which advances in research and education could not occur without international collaboration. PIRE seeks to catalyze a higher level of international engagement in the U.S. science and engineering community.

International partnerships are essential to addressing ...
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Smart and Connected Health (SCH)

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 00:10
Full Proposal Deadline Date: October 10, 2014
Exploratory (EXP) Proposals

Program Guidelines: NSF 13-543

The goal of the Smart and Connected Health (SCH) Program is to accelerate the development and use of innovative approaches that would support the much needed transformation of healthcare from reactive and hospital-centered to preventive, proactive, evidence-based, person-centered and focused on well-being rather than disease. Approaches that partner technology-based solutions with biobehavioral health research are supported by multiple agencies of the federal government including the ...
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Documenting Endangered Languages (DEL)

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 00:10
Full Proposal Deadline Date: October 6, 2014

Program Guidelines: NSF 14-580

This funding partnership between the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) supports projects to develop and advance knowledge concerning endangered human languages. Made urgent by the imminent death of roughly half of the approximately 7000 currently used languages, this effort aims to exploit advances in information technology to build computational infrastructure for endangered language research. The program supports projects that contribute ...
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ADVANCE: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers (ADVANCE)

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 00:10
Full Proposal Deadline Date: October 3, 2014
Partnerships for Learning and Adaptation Networks: STEM Disciplines (PLAN D)

Program Guidelines: NSF 14-573

The goals of the ADVANCE program are (1) to develop systemic approaches to increase the representation and advancement of women in academic STEM careers; (2) to develop innovative and sustainable ways to promote gender equity in the STEM academic workforce; and (3) to contribute to the development of a more diverse science and engineering workforce. ADVANCE also has as its goal to contribute to and inform the general knowledge base on gender equity in the academic STEM disciplines. There are ...
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Education research team successfully launches innovative computer science curriculum

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 00:00

"Exploring Computer Science" boosts female student participation in L.A. school district to double the national average
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Computational and Data-Enabled Science and Engineering (CDS&E)

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 00:10
Full Proposal Window: September 30, 2014
All proposals to the Division of Chemistry - Chemical Theory, Models and Computational Methods

Program Guidelines: PD 12-8084

Advanced computational infrastructure and the ability to perform large-scale simulations and accumulate massive amounts of data have revolutionized scientific and engineering disciplines.  The goal of the CDS&E program is to identify and capitalize on opportunities for major scientific and engineering breakthroughs through new computational and data analysis approaches.  The intellectual drivers may be in an individual discipline or they may cut across more than one discipline ...
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Industry/University Cooperative Research Centers Program (I/UCRC)

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 00:10
Full Proposal Deadline Date: September 26, 2014
Planning Grant and Full Center Proposal

Program Guidelines: NSF 13-594

The Industry/University Cooperative Research Centers (I/UCRC) program develops long-term partnerships among industry, academe, and government. The centers are catalyzed by a small investment from the National Science Foundation (NSF) and are primarily supported by industry center members, with NSF taking a supporting role in the development and evolution of the center. Each center is established to conduct research that is of interest to both the industry members and the center faculty. An ...
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Interdisciplinary Research in Hazards and Disasters (Hazards SEES)

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 00:10
Letter of Intent Deadline Date: September 26, 2014

Program Guidelines: NSF 14-581

Hazards SEES is a program involving multiple NSF Directorates and Offices (CISE, ENG, GEO, MPS, OIIA, and SBE) that seeks to: (1) advance understanding of the fundamental processes associated with specific natural hazards and technological hazards linked to natural phenomena, and their interactions; (2) better understand the causes, interdependences, impacts, and cumulative effects of these hazards on individuals, the natural and built environment, and society as a whole; and (3) ...
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Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) Research Initiation Initiative (CRII)

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 00:10
Full Proposal Deadline Date: September 24, 2014

Program Guidelines: NSF 14-562

With the goal of encouraging research independence immediately upon obtaining one's first academic position after receipt of the PhD, the Directorate for Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) will award grants to initiate the course of one's independent research. Understanding the critical role of establishing that independence early in one's career, it is expected that funds will be used to support untenured faculty or research scientists (or equivalent) in their first two ...
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ADVANCE: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers (ADVANCE)

Sat, 08/23/2014 - 00:10
Full Proposal Deadline Date: September 22, 2014
Partnerships for Learning and Adaptation Networks: Institutions of Higher Education (PLAN IHE)

Program Guidelines: NSF 14-573

The goals of the ADVANCE program are (1) to develop systemic approaches to increase the representation and advancement of women in academic STEM careers; (2) to develop innovative and sustainable ways to promote gender equity in the STEM academic workforce; and (3) to contribute to the development of a more diverse science and engineering workforce. ADVANCE also has as its goal to contribute to and inform the general knowledge base on gender equity in the academic STEM disciplines. There are ...
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Enabling a new future for cloud computing

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 12:40

The National Science Foundation (NSF) today announced two $10 million projects to create cloud computing testbeds--to be called "Chameleon" and "CloudLab"--that will enable the academic research community to develop and experiment with novel cloud architectures and pursue new, architecturally-enabled applications of cloud computing.

Cloud computing ...
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Innovation Corps Teams Program (I-Corps Teams)

Sat, 08/16/2014 - 00:10
Full Proposal Window: September 15, 2014

Program Guidelines: NSF 12-602

The National Science Foundation (NSF) seeks to develop and nurture a national innovation ecosystem that builds upon fundamental research to guide the output of scientific discoveries closer to the development of technologies, products and processes that benefit society.

In order to jumpstart a national innovation ecosystem, NSF has established the NSF Innovation Corps Teams Program (NSF I-Corps Teams). The NSF I-Corps Teams purpose is to identify NSF-funded researchers who will receive ...
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Science Assistant, AD-01 (Closes: 8/15/2014)

Thu, 08/14/2014 - 12:10

Available Formats:
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Document Number: nsf20140036


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US-Japan Big Data and Disaster Research (BDD)

Sat, 08/09/2014 - 00:10
Full Proposal Deadline Date: September 8, 2014

Program Guidelines: NSF 14-575

The US National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) are embarking upon a collaborative research program to address compelling research challenges that arise from leveraging Big Data approaches to transform, at both human and societal scales, disaster management.

Several recent reports have documented how transformative improvements in disaster management will require systems approaches to analyze large, noisy, and ...
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Science Assistant, NSF, AD-1 (Closes: 08/15/2014)

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 12:10

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Document Number: nsf20130021


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Expanding the breadth and impact of cybersecurity and privacy research

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 12:57

As our lives and businesses become ever more intertwined with the Internet and networked technologies, it is crucial to continue to develop and improve cybersecurity measures to keep our data, devices and critical systems safe, secure, private and accessible.

Today, the National Science Foundation's (NSF) Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace (SaTC) program announced two new center-scale "Frontier" awards to ...
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Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)

Mon, 07/28/2014 - 00:10
Full Proposal Deadline Date: August 27, 2014
Deadline for REU Site proposals except those requiring access to Antarctica

Program Guidelines: NSF 13-542

The Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program supports active research participation by undergraduate students in any of the areas of research funded by the National Science Foundation. REU projects involve students in meaningful ways in ongoing research programs or in research projects specifically designed for the REU program. This solicitation features two mechanisms for support of student research: (1) REU Sites are based on independent proposals to initiate and ...
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Interdisciplinary Program Director (HPC), CISE/ACI/HPC, AD-401/801/1301/1501/1550-04 (Closes: 08/22/2014)

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 10:10

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Document Number: aci20140008


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