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ENG Leadership Opportunities

ENG is seeking candidates for Division Director, Division of Industrial Innovation and Partnerships, through October 22, 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

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

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

EMERGING FRONTIERS IN RESEARCH AND INNOVATION 2015
(NSF  15-502) Posted October 2, 2014

Partnerships for Innovation: Accelerating Innovation Research- Research Alliance
(NSF  14-612) Posted September 29, 2014

Integrative Strategies for Understanding Neural and Cognitive Systems
(NSF  14-611) Posted September 26, 2014

Upcoming Due Dates See All

Partnerships for International Research and Education
(NSF  14-587) Preliminary Proposal: October 21, 2014

IUSE / Professional Formation of Engineers: Revolutionizing Engineering Departments
(NSF  14-602) Letter of Intent: October 28, 2014

Graduate Research Fellowship Program
(NSF  14-590) Full Proposal: October 29, 2014, Engineering; Computer and Information Science and Engineering; Materials Research

Graduate Research Fellowship Program
(NSF  14-590) Full Proposal: October 30, 2014, Mathematical Sciences; Chemistry; Physics and Astronomy

Computational and Data-Enabled Science and Engineering
(PD  12-8084) Full Proposal: October 31, 2014, All proposals to the Directorate for Engineering - Division of Chemical, Bioengineering, Environmental, and Transport Systems and Division of Civil, Mechanical and Manufacturing Innovation

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A researcher in protective gear works in a lab. NSF invites proposals for Ebola-related fundamental research
Released October 16, 2014
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Released October 9, 2014
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Released October 9, 2014
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October 20, 2014  - October 22, 2014
I/UCRC: Center for Visual and Decision Informatics (CVDI) IAB Meeting
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October 21, 2014
CBET CAREER Webinar
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October 22, 2014
CBET CAREER Webinar
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IUSE / Professional Formation of Engineers: Revolutionizing Engineering Departments
Natural Hazards Engineering Research Infrastructure (2015 - 2019)
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Dear Colleague Letter: FY 2015 Clean Energy Technologies Funding Opportunities
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
Dear Colleague Letter: Veterans Research Supplement (VRS) Program
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