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Perspective of the ENG Assistant Director

Dr. Pramod Khargonekar, NSF Assistant Director for Engineering, shares his thoughts on emerging ideas, frontier research areas, and national needs.

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ENG Leadership Opportunities

ENG is seeking candidates for Division Director, Division of Engineering Education and Centers, through November 21, 2014. More

Special Announcements

October 2, 2014 - The report from the August 2014 workshop on the Future Nanotechnology Infrastructure Support Program is now available.

Recently Announced Funding Opportunities See All

US Ignite
(NSF  15-508) Posted October 23, 2014

Scalable Nanomanufacturing
(NSF  15-507) Posted October 22, 2014

National Robotics Initiative
(NSF  15-505) Posted October 16, 2014

Major Research Instrumentation Program:
(NSF  15-504) Posted October 15, 2014

(NSF  15-502) Posted October 2, 2014

Upcoming Due Dates See All

Communications, Circuits, and Sensing-Systems
(PD  13-7564) Full Proposal: November 3, 2014

Computational and Data-Enabled Science and Engineering
(PD  12-8084) Full Proposal: November 3, 2014, All proposals to the Division of Astronomical Sciences - Advanced Technologies and Instrumentation

Electronics, Photonics, and Magnetic Devices
(PD  13-1517) Full Proposal: November 3, 2014

Energy, Power, Control and Networks
(PD  13-7607) Full Proposal: November 3, 2014

Graduate Research Fellowship Program
(NSF  14-590) Full Proposal: November 3, 2014, Social Sciences; Psychology; STEM Education and Learning

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News See All
illustartion showing a fingerprint and computer circuits Leading researchers to discuss privacy and security in a connected age
Released October 28, 2014
Media Advisory
new technique uses bacteria's CRISPR-Cas system New technique uses bacteria's own CRISPR-Cas system to turn off genes
Released October 28, 2014
News From the Field
prototype of a solar array for a solar panel NSF helps launch origami into space
Released October 27, 2014
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November 2, 2014  - November 4, 2014
I/UCRC: Center for Dielectrics and Piezoelectrics (CDP) IAB Meeting
Partnership Meeting

November 6, 2014
Advisory Committee for International Science and Engineering
Advisory Committee Meeting

November 18, 2014  - November 19, 2014
Centers for Chemical Innovation PI Meeting
PI Meeting

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Dear Colleague Letter (DCL): Submission of I/UCRC Proposals in Response to NSF 13-594 in Areas Related to Understanding the Brain's Structure and Function
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Dear Colleague Letter on the Ebola Virus
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