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New  Join us for a webinar this Friday, April 3 at 1pm ET to learn more about the recently posted Big Data Regional Innovation Hubs solicitation (NSF 15-562).  Registration is required.  More.

If you missed our recent seminars, you can access an audio recording on the event page from our Webinars/Webcasts page.

NSF released an updated Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) (NSF 15-1), effective for proposals submitted, or due, on or after December 26, 2014. To see all the significant changes, click here.

The report from the NSF-sponsored Cybersecurity Ideas Lab contains actionable recommendations for enhancing the security of the Internet ecosystem.

Perspectives from CISE Leadership

Erwin Gianchandani, Deputy Division Director for Computer and Network Systems, shares his thoughts on going beyond today’s Internet.

Jim Kurose, CISE AD, shares information about the FY 2016 Budget Request.

Jan Cuny, Program Director for Computer Science Education and Workforce Development, shares her thoughts on expanding access to computer science courses.

Keith Marzullo, Division Director for Computer and Network Systems, shares his thoughts on Cyber-Physical Systems.

New Dear Colleague Letters
  • Future Directions for NSF Advanced Computing Infrastructure (ACI) (NSF 15-053)  More…..
  • Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Supplemental Funding (NSF 15-041)  More...
  • I/UCRC Clusters for Grand Challenges (NSF 15-034)  More...
  • Computing About the Ebola Virus (NSF 15-017)  More...
  • CPS EAGERs Supporting Participation in the Global City Teams Challenge (NSF 15-015)  More...
  • Stimulating Collaboration Between United States and European Union Robotics Researchers (NSF 15-011)  More...
  • Special Guidelines for Submitting Collaborative Proposals under the US NSF/CISE/SaTC - US-Isreal BSF International Opportunity (NSF 14-104) More….
  • Optics and Photonics (NSF 14-091) More....
  • Opportunity for Support of Innovative Managing Director Models in I/UCRC Organizations (NSF 14-029)  More.....
  • Research on Privacy in Today's Networked World (NSF 14-021)  More.... 
  • Stimulating Integrative Research in Computational Cognition (NSF 14-019) More...
  • SaTC EAGERs Enabling New Collaborations Between Computer and Social Scientists (NSF 14-016)  More...
  • US Ignite:  Seeking Next-Generation Public Sector Applications for Ultra-Fast, Programmable Networks (NSF 13-121)  More.....
  • OFR-NSF Partnership in Support of Research Collaborations in Finance Informatics (NSF 13-093)  More... 

All CISE Dear Colleague Letters can be found at:  http://www.nsf.gov/cise/dcl/

Recently Announced Funding Opportunities See All

Big Data Regional Innovation Hubs
(NSF  15-562) Posted March 27, 2015

Faculty Early Career Development Program
(NSF  15-555) Posted March 10, 2015

Software Infrastructure for Sustained Innovation - S2I2
(NSF  15-553) Posted March 6, 2015

Enhancing Access to the Radio Spectrum
(NSF  15-550) Posted March 2, 2015

Cybersecurity Innovation for Cyberinfrastructure
(NSF  15-549) Posted March 2, 2015

Upcoming Due Dates See All

National Nanotechnology Coordinated Infrastructure
(NSF  15-519) Full Proposal: April 3, 2015

Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) in Engineering and Computer Science
(NSF  15-536) Full Proposal: April 8, 2015

STEM + Computing Partnerships
(NSF  15-537) Full Proposal: April 14, 2015

Cyber-Physical Systems
(NSF  15-541) Full Proposal: May 4, 2015

National Science Foundation Research Traineeship (NRT) Program
(NSF  15-542) Full Proposal: May 6, 2015, Applies to both tracks

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News See All
men's legs with a passive-elastic ankle exoskeleton attached Researchers improve efficiency of human walking
Released April 1, 2015
Press Release
screenshot of USC's spatial crowdsourcing platform, MediaQ, New U.S.-Japan collaborations bring Big Data approaches to disaster response
Released March 30, 2015
Press Release
researcher holds smartphone with the app displayed Smart phone app monitors depression in real time
Released March 30, 2015
News From the Field
Illustrations of some of the imagery captured from a Digital Cinema Microscope From programmable backbones to advanced 'apps': An end-to-end vision of the future Internet
Released March 26, 2015
Press Release
Events Calendar See All

March 16, 2015  - May 6, 2015
2015 NRT Informational Webinars
Outreach

April 1, 2015
NSF Day at the University of Washington Bothell
Workshop

April 3, 2015
Big Data Regional Innovation Hubs (BD Hubs) Program Webinar
Webcast

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