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Program Specialist, National Science Foundation (Agency-Wide), GS-0301-7/9 MP (Closing: 12/05/2014)

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 17:10

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Program Specialist, National Science Foundation (Agency-Wide), GS-0301-9/11 MP (Closes: 12/05/2014)

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 17:10

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Document Number: NSF20150006


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Cyberlearning and Future Learning Technologies (Cyberlearning)

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 00:10
Full Proposal Deadline Date: December 19, 2014
Exploration Projects (EXPs)

Program Guidelines: NSF 14-526

The purpose of the Cyberlearning and Future Learning Technologies program is to integrate opportunities offered by emerging technologies with advances in what is known about how people learn to advance three interconnected thrusts:

Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace (SaTC)

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 00:10
Full Proposal Window: December 19, 2014
CYBERSECURITY EDUCATION Projects

Program Guidelines: NSF 14-599

Cyberspace has transformed the daily lives of people for the better. The rush to adopt cyberspace, however, has exposed its fragility and vulnerabilities: corporations, agencies, national infrastructure and individuals have been victims of cyber-attacks. In December 2011, the National Science and Technology Council (NSTC) with the cooperation of NSF issued a broad, coordinated ...
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Science Assistant, NSF-Wide, AD-01 (Closes: 12/01/2014)

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 07:10

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Document Number: nsf20150005


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Science and Technology Centers: Integrative Partnerships

Tue, 11/11/2014 - 00:10
Preliminary Proposal Deadline Date: December 11, 2014

Program Guidelines: NSF 14-600

The Science and Technology Centers (STC): Integrative Partnerships program supports innovative, potentially transformative, complex research and education projects that require large-scale, long-term awards. STCs conduct world-class research through partnerships among academic institutions, national laboratories, industrial organizations, and/or other public/private entities, and via international collaborations, as appropriate. They provide a means to undertake significant ...
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Expeditions in Computing

Mon, 11/10/2014 - 00:10
Full Proposal Deadline Date: December 10, 2014
Second Wednesday of December 2014

Program Guidelines: NSF 14-519

The far-reaching impact and rate of innovation in the computing and information disciplines has been remarkable, generating economic prosperity and enhancing the quality of life for people throughout the world.

The Directorate for Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) has created the Expeditions in Computing (Expeditions) program to provide the CISE research and education community with the opportunity to pursue ambitious, fundamental research ...
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Integrative Strategies for Understanding Neural and Cognitive Systems (NSF-NCS)

Mon, 11/10/2014 - 00:10
Letter of Intent Deadline Date: December 10, 2014
INTEGRATIVE FOUNDATIONS

Program Guidelines: NSF 14-611

The complexities of brain and behavior pose fundamental questions in many areas of science and engineering, drawing intense interest across a broad spectrum of disciplinary perspectives while eluding explanation by any one of them. Rapid advances within and across disciplines have led to newly converging theories, models, empirical methods and findings, opening new opportunities to understand complex aspects of the brain in action and in context. Innovative, integrative, boundary-crossing ...
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Smart and Connected Health (SCH)

Mon, 11/10/2014 - 00:10
Full Proposal Deadline Date: December 10, 2014
Integrative (INT) 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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Computational and Data-Enabled Science and Engineering (CDS&E)

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 00:10
Full Proposal Window: December 9, 2014
All proposals to the Division of Mathematical Sciences

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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Computational and Data-Enabled Science and Engineering in Mathematical and Statistical Sciences (CDS&E-MSS)

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 00:10
Full Proposal Window: December 9, 2014

Program Guidelines: PD 11-8069

The CDS&E-MSS program accepts proposals that confront and embrace the
host of mathematical and statistical challenges presented to the
scientific and engineering communities by the ever-expanding role of
computational modeling and simulation on the one hand, and the explosion
in production of digital and observational data on the other. The goal
of the program is to promote the creation and development of the next
generation of mathematical and statistical ...
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Cyber-physical systems: Enabling a smart and connected world

Thu, 11/06/2014 - 10:00

. Cyber-physical systems integrate sensing, computation, control and networking into physical objects and infrastructure, connecting them to the Internet and to each other. NSF is a leader in supporting advances in the fundamental knowledge and tools to make cyber-physical systems a reality.
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Interdisciplinary Research in Hazards and Disasters (Hazards SEES)

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 02:10
Full Proposal Deadline Date: December 3, 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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Partnerships for Innovation: Building Innovation Capacity (PFI:BIC)

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 02:10
Letter of Intent Deadline Date: December 3, 2014

Program Guidelines: NSF 14-610

The Partnerships for Innovation: Building Innovation Capacity (PFI:BIC) program supports academe-industry partnerships, which are led by an interdisciplinary academic research team with a least one industry partner to build technological, human, and service system innovation capacity. These partnerships focus on the integration of technologies into a specified human-centered smart service system with the potential to achieve transformational change in an existing service system or to spur an ...
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Computational and Data-Enabled Science and Engineering (CDS&E)

Sat, 11/01/2014 - 00:10
Full Proposal Target Date: December 1, 2014
All proposals to the Division of Physics

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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Cyberlearning and Future Learning Technologies (Cyberlearning)

Sat, 11/01/2014 - 00:10
Full Proposal Target Date: December 1, 2014
Capacity-Building Projects (CAPs)

Program Guidelines: NSF 14-526

The purpose of the Cyberlearning and Future Learning Technologies program is to integrate opportunities offered by emerging technologies with advances in what is known about how people learn to advance three interconnected thrusts:

Leading researchers to discuss privacy and security in a connected age

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 10:00

As we increasingly rely on the Internet to connect to everything from banks and electrical grids to medical devices and autonomous vehicles, we are exposed to new vulnerabilities that threaten our security and privacy.

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has long supported research to enable transformational advances in cybersecurity--from early NSF investments in cryptography and data protection in the 1980s and 1990s to today's broad portfolio of research investments enabling new ...
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Experts identify easy way to improve smartphone security

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 03:18

What information is beaming from your mobile phone over various computer networks this very second without you being aware of it?

Experts say your contact lists, email messages, surfed webpages, browsing histories, usage patterns, online purchase records and even password protected accounts may all be sharing data with intrusive and sometimes malicious applications, and you may have given permission.

"Smartphones and tablets used by today's consumers include many kinds of ...
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