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GRANT PROPOSAL GUIDE
Programs Providing Support for Scientific & Engineering Research & Education

       
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For paper submissions, the required number of copies of proposals to be provided, including the original, is specified in parentheses. No additional copies of proposals need to be submitted for FastLane submissions.

 

 

Tel. No.
Area Code (703)

OPP

Office of Polar Programs

306-1030

 

Arctic Sciencess Section (15)

306-1029

 

Arctic Natural Sciences Program

306-1029

 

Arctic Social Sciences Program

306-1029

 

Arctic System Science Program

306-1029

 

Arctic Research and Policy

306-1029

 

Antarctic Sciencess Section (20)

306-1033

 

Antarctic Information Program

306-1031

 

Biology and Medicine Program

306-1033

 

Geology and Geophysics Program

306-1033

 

Glaciology Program

306-1033

 

Ocean and Climate Sciences Program

306-1033

 



OIA

Office of Integrative Activities

306-1040

 

Major Research Instrumentation Program (10)

306-1040

 

Science and Technology Centers

306-1040

 



BIO

Directorate for Biological Sciences

306-1400

DBI

Division of Biological Infrastructure (15)

306-1470

 

Instrument Related Activities

306-1469

 

Research Resources

306-1469

 

Training

306-1469

DEB

Division of Environmental Biology (15)

306-1480

 

Ecological Studies

306-1479

 

Systematic and Population Biology

306-1481

IBN

Division of Integrative Biology & Neuroscience (15)

306-1420

 

Developmental Mechanisms

306-1417

 

Neuroscience

306-1424

 

Physiology & Ethology

306-1421

MCB

Division of Molecular & Cellular Biosciences (15)

306-1440

 

Biomolecular Structure and Function

306-1443

 

Biomolecular Processes

306-1441

 

Cell Biology

306-1442

 

Genetics

306-1439

 



CISE

Directorate for Computer & Information Science & Engineering

306-1900

CCR

Division of Computer & Communications Research (10)

306-1910

 

Theory of Computing

306-1914

 

Numeric, Symbolic and Geometric Computation

306-1912

 

Computer Systems Architecture

306-1936

 

Operating Systems and Compilers

306-1918

 

Design Automation

306-1936

 

Communications

306-1912

 

Signal Processing Systems

306-1914

IIS

Division of Information and Intelligent Systems (10)

306-1930

 

Special Projects

306-1930

 

Computation and Social Systems

306-1927

 

Information and Data Management

306-1926

 

Robotics and Human Augmentation

306-1928

 

Human Computer Interaction

306-1928

 

Knowledge and Cognitive Systems

306-1926

EIA

Division of Experimental and Integrative Activities (15)

306-1980

 

CISE Research Infrastructure/CRLT

306-1981

 

CISE Instrumentation/Minority Infrastructure/Special Projects

306-1981

 

Digital Government

306-1981

 

Science and Technologies Centers/POWRE

306-1981

 

CISE Educational Innovation/REU/Special Projects

306-1981

 

Experimental Systems/CARE

306-1981

  CISE Challenges/Next Generation Software 306-1981
  Postdoctoral Associateship/CRLT 306-1981

ACIR

Division of Advanced Computational Infrastructure & Research (15)

306-1970

 

Partnerships for Advanced Computational Infrastructure

306-1963

 

Advanced Computational Research

306-1962

ANIR

Division of Advanced Networking Infrastructure & Research (10)

306-1950

 

Advanced Networking Infrastructure

306-1949

 

Special Projects in Networking

306-1949

 

Networking Research

306-1949

 



EHR

Directorate for Education & Human Resources

306-1600

ESR

Division of Educational Systemic Reform (15)

306-1690

 

Statewide Systemic Initiatives Program (SSI)

306-1682

 

Urban Systemic Program (USP)

306-1684

 

Rural Systemic Initiatives Program (RSI)

306-1684

EPS

Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) (15)

306-1683

ESIE

Division of Elementary, Secondary & Informal Education (14)

306-1620

 

Teacher Enhancement Program (TE)

306-1613

 

Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics & Science Teaching (PAEMST)

306-0042

 

Instructional Materials Development Program (IMD)

306-1614

 

Advanced Technological Education Program (ATE)

306-1614

 

Informal Science Education Program (ISE)

306-1616

DUE

Division of Undergraduate Education

306-1670

 

Course , Curriculum & Laboratory Improvement Program (CCLI)

306-1681

 

Advanced Technological Education Program (ATE)

306-1668

 

Collaboratives for Excellence in Teacher Preparation Program (CETP) (20)

306-1669

  NSF Graduate Teaching Fellows in K-12 Education 306-1670
  Computer Science, Engineering and Mathematics Scholarships 306-1670

DGE

Division of Graduate Education (15)

306-1630

 

Graduate Research Fellowships Program (GRF) (1)

306-1694

 

Integrative Graduate Research & Education Research and Training Program (IGRET) (1)

306-1696

 

Postdoctoral Fellowships in Science, Mathematics, Engineering and Technology Education Program (PFSMETE) (6)

306-1697

 

NATO Postdoctoral Fellowship Program (15)

306-1697

HRD

Division of Human Resource Development* (15)

306-1640

 

Centers of Research Excellence in Science & Technology Program (CREST)

306-1634

 

Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation Program (AMP)

306-1632

 

Program for Persons with Disabilities (PPD)

306-1636

 

Program for Gender Equity

306-1637

 

Professional Opportunities for Women in Research and Education Program (POWRE)

306-1649

 

Presidential Awards for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring Program (PAESMEM)

306-1640

 

Minority Graduate Education (MGE)

306-1640

 

Historically Black Colleges & Universities (HBCU)

306-1640

REC

Division of Research, Evaluation & Communication (15)

306-1650

 

Research

306-1652

 

Program Evaluation

306-1653

 



ENG

Directorate for Engineering

306-1300

BES

Division of Bioengineering & Environmental Systems (15)

306-1320

  Biotechnology 306-1320
  Biochemical Engineering 306-1320
  Biomedical Engineering 306-1320
  Research to Aid Persons with Disabilities 306-1320
  Environmental Engineering 306-1320
  Environmental Technology 306-1320

CTS

Division of Chemical & Transport Systems (10)

306-1370

 

Chemical Reaction Processes Program

306-1371

 

Interfacial, Transport & Separation Process Program

306-1371

 

Fluid, Particulate & Hydraulic Systems Program

306-1371

 

Thermal Systems Program

306-1371

CMS Division of Civil & Mechanical Systems (10) 306-1360
  Construction and Infrastructure 306-1360
  Dynamics and Control 306-1360
  Geotechnical I and II 306-1360
  Mechanics 306-1360
  Materials 306-1360
  Surface Engineering 306-1360
  Structures I and II 306-1360

DMII

Division of Design, Manufacture & Industrial Innovation (10)

306-1330

 

Design & Integration Engineering

306-1330

 

Manufacturing Processes & Equipment

306-1330

 

Operations Research & Production Systems

306-1330

 

Small Business Technology Transfer

306-1391

 

Small Business Innovation Research

306-1391

 

Office of Small Business Research Development

306-1330

 

Office of Small & Disadvantaged Business Utilization

306-1330

ECS

Division of Electrical & Communications Systems (10)

306-1339

  Electronics, Photonics, and Device Technologies 306-1339
  Control, Networks, and Computational Intelligence 306-1339
  Integrative Systems 306-1339

EEC

Division of Engineering Education and Centers (15)

306-1380

 

Engineering Research Centers Programs

306-1380

 

Industry/University Cooperative Research Centers

306-1380

 

Human Resources Program

306-1380

 

Engineering Education

306-1380

 



GEO

Directorate for Geosciences

306-1500

ATM

Division of Atmospheric Sciences (10)

306-1520

 

UCAR & Lower Atmospheric Facilities Oversight Section

306-1521

 

Lower Atmosphere Research Section

306-1523

 

Physical Meteorology Program

306-1524

 

Atmospheric Chemistry Program

306-1522

 

Mesoscale Dynamic Meteorology Program

306-1526

 

Climate Dynamics Program

306-1527

 

Paleoclimate Program

306-1527

 

Large Scale Dynamic Meteorology Program

306-1528

 

Upper Atmosphere Research Section

306-1518

 

Aeronomy Program

306-1529

 

Magnetospheric Physics Program

306-1519

 

Solar Terrestrial Research Program

306-1530

 

Upper Atmospheric Facilities

306-1531

EAR

Division of Earth Sciences (20)

306-1550

 

Research Projects Section

306-1553

 

Geology & Paleontology Program

306-1551

 

Tectonics Program

306-1552

 

Petrology & Geochemistry Program

306-1554

 

Hydrologic Sciences Program

306-1549

 

Special Projects Section

306-1553

 

Geophysics Program

306-1556

 

Education & Human Resources Program

306-1557

 

Continental Dynamics Program

306-1559

 

Instrumentation & Facilities Program

306-1558

OCE

Division of Ocean Sciences (15)

306-1580

 

Oceanographic Centers & Facilities Section

306-1576

 

Instrumentation & Technical Services Program

306-1578

 

Ship Operations Program

306-1579

 

Ocean Drilling Program

306-1581

 

Ocean Sciences Research Section

306-1582

 

Biological Oceanography Program

306-1587

 

Chemical Oceanography Program

306-1589

 

Physical Oceanography Program

306-1583

 

Marine Geology & Geophysics Program

306-1586

 

Oceanographic Technology and Interdisciplinary Coordination Program

306-1584

 



MPS

Directorate for Mathematical & Physical Sciences

306-1800

AST

Division of Astronomical Sciences (12)

306-1820

 

Education and Human Resources & Special Programs

306-1819

 

Electromagnetic Spectrum Management Unit

306-1823

 

National Optical Astronomy Observatories

306-1828

 

National Astronomy & Ionosphere Center

306-1822

 

National Radio Astronomy Observatory

306-1829

 

Extragalactic Astronomy & Cosmology Program

306-1827

 

Science & Technology Center

306-1821

 

Planetary Astronomy Program

306-1826

 

Stellar Astronomy & Astrophysics Program

306-1825

 

Galactic Astronomy Program

306-1826

 

Advanced Technologies & Instrumentation Program

306-1828

CHE

Division of Chemistry (12)

306-1840

 

Chemical Instrumentation

306-1849

 

Organic Dynamics

306-1847

 

Organic Synthesis

306-1851

 

Theoretical & Computational Chemistry Program

306-1844

 

Experimental Physical Chemistry Program

306-1856

 

Inorganic, Bioinorganic & Organometallic Program

306-1842

 

Analytical & Surface Chemistry Program

306-1852

 

Special Projects Office

306-1840

DMR

Division of Materials Research (10)

306-1810

 

Materials Research Science & Engineering Centers

306-1815

 

National Facilities & Instrumentation

306-1817

 

Condensed Matter Physics

306-1818

 

Materials Theory

306-1834

 

Metals, Ceramics & Electronic Materials

306-1835

 

Solid-State Chemistry & Polymers

306-1839

DMS

Division of Mathematical Sciences (10)

306-1870

 

Applied Mathematics

306-1872

 

Analysis

306-1879

 

Algebra & Number Theory

306-1876

 

Topology & Foundations

306-1881

 

Infrastructure

306-1874

 

Statistics & Probability

306-1885

 

Geometric Analysis Program

306-1881

 

Computational Mathematics Program

306-1878

PHY

Division of Physics (10)

306-1890

 

Special Programs

306-1809

 

Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

306-1807

 

Elementary Particle Physics

306-1894

 

Theoretical Physics

306-1889

 

Nuclear Physics

306-1806

 

Gravitational Physics

306-1899

 



SBE

Directorate for Social, Behavioral & Economic Sciences

306-1700

INT

Division of International Programs (10)

306-1710

 

Africa, Near East and South Asia Program

306-1707

 

East Asia and Pacific Program

306-1704

 

Americas Program

306-1706

 

Eastern Europe Program

306-1703

 

Western Europe Program

306-1702

 

Japan and Korea Program

306-1701

 

International Science and Engineering Issues Office

306-1711

 

NSF Tokyo Office

(81-33) 224-5505

 

NSF Europe Office

(33-14) 312-2108

BCS Division of Behavioral & Cognitive Sciences (18) 306-1760
  Geography and Regional Sciences 306-1754
  Archaeology, Archaeometry & Systematic Collections 306-1759
  Cultural Anthropology 306-1758
  Physical Anthropology 306-1758
  Linguistics 306-1731
  Human Cognition and Perception 306-1732
  Social Psychology 306-1728
  Child Learning and Development 306-1732
SES Division of Social & Economic Sciences (18) 306-1760
  Economics 306-1753
  Decision, Risk & Management Science 306-1757
  Innovation & Organizational Change 306-1757
  Political Science 306-1761
  Law and Social Science 306-1762
  Sociology 306-1756
  Methodology, Measurement, and Statistics 306-1729
  Science and Technology Studies 306-1743
  Societal Dimensions of Engineering, Science & Technology 306-1742
  Cross-Disciplinary Activities 306-1733

SRS

Division of Science Resources Studies (10)

306-1780

 

Information Services Group

306-1773

 

Human Resources Statistics Program

306-1774

 

Research & Development Statistics Program

306-1772

 

Science & Engineering Indicators Program

306-1777

 

Integrated Studies Program

306-1776

*These programs may require additional information on the proposal cover sheet and may require additional documentation regarding eligibility or other special conditions. Program Announcements are available from the NSF Clearinghouse or the offices listed.

 
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