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Special Announcements

November 21, 2014 - The solicitation to establish National Nanotechnology Coordinated Infrastructure is now available; the deadline for Letters of Intent is February 2, 2015. 

ENG Leadership Opportunities

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

Recently Announced Funding Opportunities See All

Engineering for Natural Hazards
(PD  15-7396) Posted November 21, 2014

National Nanotechnology Coordinated Infrastructure
(NSF  15-519) Posted November 18, 2014

EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Program: Track-2
(NSF  15-517) Posted November 17, 2014

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

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

Upcoming Due Dates See All

IUSE / Professional Formation of Engineers: Revolutionizing Engineering Departments
(NSF  14-602) Full Proposal: November 26, 2014

Computational and Data-Enabled Science and Engineering
(PD  12-8084) Full Proposal: December 1, 2014, All proposals to the Division of Physics

Cyberlearning and Future Learning Technologies
(NSF  14-526) Full Proposal: December 1, 2014, Capacity-Building Projects (CAPs)

Small Business Innovation Research Program Phase I Solicitation
(NSF  14-603) Full Proposal: December 2, 2014, Proposals submitted outside the window of November 2, 2014 December 2, 2014 will be returned without review. Proposer's time is defined as the time zone associated with the COMPANY'S ADDRESS AS REGISTERED WITH NSF at the time of proposal submission.

Interdisciplinary Research in Hazards and Disasters
(NSF  14-581) Full Proposal: December 3, 2014

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Released November 24, 2014
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Released November 19, 2014
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Released November 13, 2014
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December 8, 2014
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December 10, 2014  - December 11, 2014
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February 3, 2015  - February 4, 2015
I/UCRC: Center for Embedded Systems (CES) IAB Meeting
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