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Please note that the date for the Fall 2013 submission window has changed.

Each NSF CBET program has a single window per fiscal year for receiving unsolicited proposals. The schedule for submitting unsolicited proposals to any of the 17 CBET programs is the following:

FALL 2013 WINDOW: September 27, 2013 - October 29, 2013
(Future Windows will return to: August 15 – mid-September)

  • Biotechnology, Biochemical, and Biomass Engineering
  • Chemical and Biological Separations
  • Interfacial Processes & Thermodynamics
  • Combustion, Fire, and Plasma Systems
  • Thermal Transport Processes
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Biophotonics
  • Biosensing
  • General and Age Related Disabilities Engineering

WINTER 2014 WINDOW: January 15, 2014 - February 20, 2014

  • Energy for Sustainability
  • Catalysis and Biocatalysis
  • Process and Reaction Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Health and Safety of Nanotechnology
  • Environmental Sustainability
  • Fluid Dynamics
  • Particulate and Multiphase Processes

CAREER proposals are still to be submitted separately by the deadline specified in the CAREER solicitation.

Note that proposals must be received via NSF's FastLane system by 5:00 p.m. proposer's local time for the date that a window closes. Late proposals are subject to return without review.

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