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National Science Foundation Research Traineeship (NRT) Program

19 hours 49 min ago
Letter of Intent Target Date: May 20, 2014
NRT Letter of Intent

Program Guidelines: NSF 14-548

The NSF Research Traineeship (NRT) program is designed to encourage the development of bold, new, potentially transformative, and scalable models for STEM graduate training that ensure that graduate students develop the skills, knowledge, and competencies needed to pursue a range of STEM careers. The NRT program initially has one priority research theme - Data-Enabled Science and Engineering (DESE); in addition, proposals are encouraged on any other crosscutting, interdisciplinary theme. In ...
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Shaving nanoseconds from racing processors

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 01:23

The computer is one of the most complex machines ever devised and most of us only ever interact with its simplest features. For each keystroke and web-click, thousands of instructions must be communicated in diverse machine languages and millions of calculations computed.

Mark Hill knows more about the inner workings of computer hardware than most. As Amdahl Professor of Computer Science at the University of Wisconsin, he studies the way computers transform 0s and 1s into social ...
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Student Trainee (Administrative)-Intern, NSF, GS-0399-3/4/5 (Closes 4/28/2014)

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 18:10

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Document Number: nsf20140027


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High Performance Computing System Acquisition: Continuing the Building of a More Inclusive Computing Environment for Science and Engineering

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 00:10
Full Proposal Deadline Date: May 14, 2014

Program Guidelines: NSF 14-536

The intent of this solicitation is to request proposals from organizations willing to serve as Resource Providers within the NSF eXtreme Digital (XD) program.  The current solicitation is intended to complement previous NSF investments in advanced computational infrastructure by exploring new and creative approaches to delivering innovative computational resources to an increasingly diverse community and portfolio of scientific research and education. 

NSF's ...
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Cyberlearning and Future Learning Technologies (Cyberlearning)

Sat, 04/12/2014 - 01:10
Letter of Intent Deadline Date: May 12, 2014
Letter of Intent: Integration (INT) Projects only

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:

Staff Associate, CISE/OAD, AD-0301-03 (Closes: 04/21/2014)

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 17:10

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Document Number: cise20140005


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Science Assistant AD-01 (Closes: 8/15/2013)

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 09:10

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Document Number: nsf20130045


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Science Assistant, NSF, AD-01 (Closes: 4/15/2014)

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 18:10

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Document Number: nsf20140021


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Student Trainee (Program Assistant) - Intern GS-0399-5/6/7 (Closes: 4/14/2014)

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 12:10

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Document Number: nsf20140024


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Sustainability Research Networks Competition (SRN)

Sun, 03/30/2014 - 00:10
Full Proposal Deadline Date: April 29, 2014

Program Guidelines: NSF 14-534

The goal of the Sustainability Research Networks (SRN) competition is to bring together multidisciplinary teams of researchers, educators, managers, policymakers and other stakeholders to conduct collaborative research that addresses fundamental challenges in sustainability. The 2014 SRN competition will fund research networks with a focus on urban sustainability

Proposals should identify an ambitious and nationally important theme in urban ...
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Catalyzing New International Collaborations (CNIC)

Sun, 03/23/2014 - 01:10
Full Proposal Target Date: April 22, 2014

Program Guidelines: NSF 13-605

The Catalyzing New International Collaborations program supports the participation of US-based researchers and students in activities intended to catalyze new international research collaborations.


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Enhancing Access to the Radio Spectrum (EARS)

Wed, 03/19/2014 - 00:10
Full Proposal Deadline Date: April 18, 2014

Program Guidelines: NSF 14-529

The National Science Foundation's Directorates for Mathematical and Physical Sciences (MPS), Engineering (ENG), and Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) are coordinating efforts to identify bold new concepts with the potential to contribute to significant improvements in the efficiency of radio spectrum utilization, and in the ability for traditionally underserved Americans to benefit from current and future wireless-enabled goods and services. EARS seeks to fund ...
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Innovation Corps - Regional Node Program (I-Corps Node)

Wed, 03/19/2014 - 00:10
Full Proposal Deadline Date: April 18, 2014

Program Guidelines: NSF 12-586

­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.

The National Science Foundation plans to build upon the I-Corps program and establish a National Innovation Network comprised of I-Corps Regional Nodes that will support the needs for innovation research and ...
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Science Assistant (Multi-Disciplinary), AD-01 (Closes: 12/2/2013)

Tue, 03/11/2014 - 20:10

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Document Number: nsf20140006


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Program Assistant (OA), NSF, GS-0303-05/06/07 NF (Closes: 03/25/2014)

Mon, 03/10/2014 - 17:10

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Document Number: nsf20140020


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Data Infrastructure Building Blocks (DIBBs)

Mon, 03/10/2014 - 02:10
Full Proposal Deadline Date: April 9, 2014

Program Guidelines: NSF 14-530

NSF's vision for a Cyberinfrastructure Framework for 21st Century Science and Engineering (CIF21) considers an integrated, scalable, and sustainable cyberinfrastructure as crucial for innovation in science and engineering (see www.nsf.gov/cif21).  The Data Infrastructure Building Blocks (DIBBs) program is an integral part of CIF21. The DIBBs program encourages development of robust and shared data-centric cyberinfrastructure capabilities ...
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Cyber-Innovation for Sustainability Science and Engineering (CyberSEES)

Sun, 03/09/2014 - 03:10
Full Proposal Deadline Date: April 8, 2014

Program Guidelines: NSF 14-531

The Cyber-Innovation for Sustainability Science and Engineering (CyberSEES) program aims to advance interdisciplinary research in which the science and engineering of sustainability are enabled by new advances in computing, and where computational innovation is grounded in the context of sustainability problems.

The CyberSEES program is one component of the National Science Foundation's Science, Engineering, and Education for Sustainability (SEES) activities, a Foundation-wide effort ...
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Student Trainee (Administrative), (Not to Exceed 89 days), NSF, GS-0399-2/3/4/5 (Closes: 03/17/2014)

Mon, 03/03/2014 - 16:10

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Document Number: nsf20140015


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