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New NSF is seeking input on the establishment of a national network of "Big Data Regional Innovation Hubs" to stimulate and help sustain partnerships to further the goals of the National Big Data R&D Initiative.

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

Updates on CISE Leadership:
  • NSF is actively searching for the next AD for CISE.  During the interim, Suzi Iacono is serving as the Acting Assistant Director.
  • CISE is pleased to announce that Lynne Parker of the University of Tennessee-Knoxville will serve as the Division Director of IIS beginning in January and will be joining as an expert this fall.
  • Chaitan Baru from the San Diego Supercomputer Center at UCSD has recently joined CISE as Senior Advisor for Data Science.  
New Dear Colleague Letters
  • Optics and Photonics (NSF 14-091) More....
  • Supporting Scientific Discovery through Norms and Practices for Software and Data Citation and Attribution (NSF 14-059) 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

IUSE / Professional Formation of Engineers: Revolutionizing Engineering Departments
(NSF  14-602) Posted August 13, 2014

Science and Technology Centers: Integrative Partnerships
(NSF  14-600) Posted August 13, 2014

Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace
(NSF  14-599) Posted August 12, 2014

Computing and Communication Foundations (CCF): Core Programs
(NSF  14-598) Posted August 12, 2014

Computer and Network Systems (CNS): Core Programs
(NSF  14-597) Posted August 12, 2014

Upcoming Due Dates See All

ADVANCE: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers
(NSF  14-573) Full Proposal: September 22, 2014, Partnerships for Learning and Adaptation Networks: Institutions of Higher Education (PLAN IHE)

Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) Research Initiation Initiative
(NSF  14-562) Full Proposal: September 24, 2014

Industry/University Cooperative Research Centers Program
(NSF  13-594) Full Proposal: September 26, 2014, Planning Grant and Full Center Proposal

Interdisciplinary Research in Hazards and Disasters
(NSF  14-581) Letter of Intent: September 26, 2014

Computational and Data-Enabled Science and Engineering
(PD  12-8084) Full Proposal: September 30, 2014, All proposals to the Division of Chemistry - Chemical Theory, Models and Computational Methods

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News See All
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Released September 3, 2014
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Released September 2, 2014
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Events Calendar See All

September 23, 2014  - September 24, 2014
Advisory Committee for Environmental Research and Education
Advisory Committee Meeting

September 23, 2014
Webinar on Revolutionizing Engineering Departments (RED)
Webcast

October 6, 2014  - October 7, 2014
NSF Grants Conference - Arlington, VA
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Featured Programs
Campus Cyberinfrastructure - Infrastructure, Innovation and Engineering Program
Cyber-Innovation for Sustainability Science and Engineering
Cyberlearning and Future Learning Technologies
Expeditions in Computing
International Research Network Connections
National Robotics Initiative
Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace
STEM-C Partnerships: Computing Education for the 21st Century
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CISE Strategic Plan for Broadening Participation
Cybersecurity Ideas Lab Report
Keith Marzullo on Serving in CISE
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