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Sedimentary Geology and Paleobiology  (SGP)

CONTACTS

Name Email Phone Room
Harold  R. Lane hlane@nsf.gov (703) 292-4730  675 S  
Yusheng (Christopher)  Liu yliu@nsf.gov (703) 292-8551  675 S  
Paul  E. Filmer pfilmer@nsf.gov (703) 292-8551  675 S  
Rachel  Thornton rthornto@nsf.gov (703) 292-4733  785 N  

PROGRAM GUIDELINES

Solicitation  15-561

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). Please be advised that the guidelines contained in NSF 15-1 apply to proposals submitted in response to this funding opportunity.

DUE DATES

Full Proposal Accepted Anytime

Henceforth, investigators can submit proposals to the Program at any time. Proposals submitted to other program solicitations, such as CAREER or EAR Post-Doctoral Fellowships, should continue to meet their respective deadlines.

SYNOPSIS

Sedimentary Geology and Paleobiology supports studies of: (1) the changing aspects of life, ecology, environments, and biogeography in geologic time based on fossil plants, animals, and microbes; (2) all aspects of the Earth's sedimentary lithosphere – its insights into the geological processes and rich organic and inorganic resources locked in rock sequences; (3) the science of dating and measuring the sequence of events and rates of geological processes as manifested in Earth's past sedimentary and biological (fossil) record; (4) the geologic record of the production, transportation, and deposition of modern and ancient physical and chemical sediments; and (5) understanding Earth's deep-time (pre-Holocene) climate systems.

RELATED PROGRAMS

EarthScope

Genealogy of Life

Collaboration in Mathematical Geosciences

Earth Sciences: Instrumentation and Facilities

Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program

Research Coordination Networks (RCN)

RELATED URLS

Dear Colleague Letter: Sedimentary Geology and Paleobiology, December 2012

Data Management Plan Form

REVISIONS AND UPDATES

THIS PROGRAM IS PART OF

Surface Earth Processes Section


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

Map of Recent Awards Made Through This Program

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