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Economics

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Nancy  A. Lutz-Program Director nlutz@nsf.gov (703) 292-7280  995 N  
Georgia  Kosmopoulou-Pgm Director gkosmopo@nsf.gov (703) 292-7466  995 N  
Sudipta  Sarangi-Program Director sarangi@nsf.gov (703) 292-8202  995 N  
Robbie  W. Brown-Pgm Specialist rbrown@nsf.gov (703) 292-7264  995 N  
Judith  Simmons-Pgm Specialist jsimmons@nsf.gov (703) 292-4347  995 N  

PROGRAM GUIDELINES

Apply to PD 98-1320 as follows:

For full proposals submitted via FastLane: standard Grant Proposal Guidelines apply.
For full proposals submitted via Grants.gov: NSF Grants.gov Application Guide; A Guide for the Preparation and Submission of NSF Applications via Grants.gov Guidelines apply (Note: The NSF Grants.gov Application Guide is available on the Grants.gov website and on the NSF website at: http://www.nsf.gov/publications/pub_summ.jsp?ods_key=grantsgovguide)

DUE DATES

Full Proposal Target Date:  August 18, 2014

August 18, Annually Thereafter

Full Proposal Target Date:  January 18, 2015

January 18, Annually Thereafter

SYNOPSIS

The Economics program supports research designed to improve the understanding of the processes and institutions of the U.S. economy and of the world system of which it is a part. This program also strengthens both empirical and theoretical economic analysis as well as the methods for rigorous research on economic behavior. It supports research in almost every area of economics, including econometrics, economic history, environmental economics, finance, industrial organization, international economics, labor economics, macroeconomics, mathematical economics, and public finance.

The Economics program welcomes proposals for individual or multi-investigator research projects, doctoral dissertation improvement awards, conferences, workshops, symposia, experimental research, data collection and dissemination, computer equipment and other instrumentation, and research experience for undergraduates. The program places a high priority on interdisciplinary research. Investigators are encouraged to submit proposals of joint interest to the Economics Program and other NSF programs and NSF initiative areas. The program places a high priority on broadening participation and encourages proposals from junior faculty, women, other underrepresented minorities, Research Undergraduate Institutions, and EPSCoR states.

The program also funds conferences and interdisciplinary research that strengthens links among economics and the other social and behavioral sciences as well as mathematics and statistics.

For additional funding opportunities, we invite you to also look at the SBE Office of Multidisciplinary Activities web site.

For program specific guidelines on the Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grants in Economics, please visit: Doctoral Preparation Checklist.

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