Section I. Introduction to Preparation of Proposals


D. Where to Submit

Proposals must be addressed EXACTLY as follows:

Announcement No ________ or NSF Program__________
NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION PPU
4201 WILSON BLVD ROOM P60
ARLINGTON VA 22230

The delivery address MUST CLEARLY IDENTIFY THE NSF ANNOUNCEMENT OR SOLICITATION NUMBER under which the proposal is being submitted, if applicable. If unsolicited, enter the Program to which the proposal should be directed. (See Appendix A.) If copies of the proposal are mailed or delivered in more than one package, the number of packages and the NSF announcement/solicitation number, if applicable, should be marked on the outside of each package. Proposals must be sent prepaid, not collect. Proposals sent by special messenger or courier should be delivered to the above address, weekdays between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Please contact the NSF Mail Room, (703) 306-0657, with any questions regarding the mailing or delivery of proposals.

The acknowledgment of receipt of the proposal will contain the NSF proposal number and cognizant NSF program(s) to which the proposal has been assigned. Later communications about the proposal should be addressed to the cognizant Program Officer and identified by the proposal number.

For information regarding electronic submission of proposals, contact the Electronic Proposal Submission Project Leader, Division of Information Systems (DIS) via electronic mail to eps@nsf (BITNET) or eps@nsf.gov (Internet) or by telephone at (703) 306-1144, X-4662.