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Computer and Network Systems (CNS): Core Programs

CONTACTS

Name Email Phone Room
Mimi  McClure mmcclure@nsf.gov (703) 292-8950  1175  
Theodore  Baker tbaker@nsf.gov (703) 292-8950  1175  
Geoffrey  Brown gebrown@nsf.gov (703) 292-8950  1175  
Anita  J. La Salle alasalle@nsf.gov (703) 292-8950  1175  
Weisong  Shi wshi@nsf.gov (703) 292-8950  1175  
Darleen  L. Fisher dlfisher@nsf.gov (703) 292-8950  1175  
Joseph  B. Lyles jlyles@nsf.gov (703) 292-8950  1175  
Thyagarajan  Nandagopal tnandago@nsf.gov (703) 292-8950  1175  
Min  Song msong@nsf.gov (703) 292-8950  1175  

PROGRAM GUIDELINES

Solicitation  14-597

Important Information for Proposers

A revised version of the NSF Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) (NSF 15-1), is effective for proposals submitted, or due, on or after December 26, 2014. The PAPPG is consistent with, and, implements the new Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards (Uniform Guidance) (2 CFR 200). NSF anticipates release of the PAPPG in the Fall of 2014. Please be advised that, depending on the specified due date, the guidelines contained in NSF 15-1 may apply to proposals submitted in response to this funding opportunity.

DUE DATES

Full Proposal Window:  January 2, 2015 - January 14, 2015

SMALL Projects

January 2 - January 14, Annually Thereafter

Full Proposal Window:  September 2, 2015 - September 21, 2015

MEDIUM Projects

September 2 - September 19, Annually Thereafter

Full Proposal Window:  November 4, 2015 - November 19, 2015

LARGE Projects

November 4 - November 19, Annually Thereafter

SYNOPSIS

CISE’s Division of Computer and Network Systems (CNS) supports research and education projects that develop new knowledge in two core programs:

  • Computer Systems Research (CSR) program; and
  • Networking Technology and Systems (NeTS) program.

Proposers are invited to submit proposals in three project classes, which are defined as follows:

  • Small Projects - up to $500,000 total budget with durations up to three years;
  • Medium Projects - $500,001 to $1,200,000 total budget with durations up to four years; and
  • Large Projects - $1,200,001 to $3,000,000 total budget with durations up to five years.

A more complete description of the three project classes can be found in section II. Program Description of this document.

FUNDED AS PART OF THIS ACTIVITY

Computer Systems Research

Networking Technology and Systems

RELATED URLS

FIND (Future Internet Design) Initiative and Awards

REVISIONS AND UPDATES

What Has Been Funded (Recent Awards Made Through This Program, with Abstracts)

Map of Recent Awards Made Through This Program



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