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Tectonics

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David  M. Fountain dfountai@nsf.gov (703) 292-4751  785 N  
Stephen  S. Harlan sharlan@nsf.gov (703) 292-7707  785 N  

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PROGRAM GUIDELINES

Solicitation  14-609

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 Target Date:  January 12, 2015

Second Monday in January, Annually Thereafter

Full Proposal Target Date:  June 22, 2015

Fourth Monday in June, Annually Thereafter

SYNOPSIS

The Tectonics Program supports a broad range of field, laboratory, computational, and theoretical investigations aimed at understanding the deformation of the terrestrial continental lithosphere (i.e. above the lithosphere-asthenosphere boundary). The Program focuses on non-magmatic deformation processes and their tectonic drivers that operate at any depth within the continental lithosphere, on time-scales of decades/centuries (e.g. active tectonics) and longer, and at micro- to plate boundary/orogenic belt length-scales.

RELATED PROGRAMS

Antarctic Earth Sciences Program

EarthScope

Earth Sciences: Instrumentation and Facilities

Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program

GeoPRISMS Program

Marine Geology and Geophysics

THIS PROGRAM IS PART OF

Deep Earth Processes Section


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