text-only page produced automatically by LIFT Text Transcoder Skip all navigation and go to page contentSkip top navigation and go to directorate navigationSkip top navigation and go to page navigation
National Science Foundation
Funding Opportunities
Go Find Funding Opportunities
Go Upcoming Due Dates
Go How to Prepare Your Proposal
Go Proposal and Award Policies and Procedures
Go Funding Trends

About NSF
General Information About NSF
Merit Review
Transformative Research
Interdisciplinary Research
Broadening Participation/ Diversity
View Staff Directory

Career Opportunities
Contracting Opportunities
Visit NSF
Office of Diversity and Inclusion
No FEAR Act Data
No FEAR Act Notice
Inspector General Hotline
Budget and Performance
FY 2011 Agency Financial Report
Recovery Act
National Science Board (NSB) logo National Science
Special Notices

New Steps to Enhance Transparency and Accountability at the National Science Foundation, Important Notice No. 137, January 13, 2015


NSF releases its implementation of OMB's Uniform Guidance via NSF's Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG), effective December 26, 2014


NSF Strategic Plan for FY 2014-2018


NSF Information Related to the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009


Currently accepting nominations and applications for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.   Nomination Deadline:  April 1;  Application Deadline: May 1

Latest News See All News RSS Feed
Rice University research team New tactic targets brain tumors
Released April 20, 2015
News From the Field
Robert Lawrence and Judit Villen Study reveals possible new avenues for breast cancer therapy
Released April 16, 2015
News From the Field
a sensory neuron (red) in lung tissue (gray) Breath taking
Released April 16, 2015
News From the Field
Molybdenum disulfide sheets Engineer improves rechargeable batteries with MoS2 nano 'sandwich'
Released April 16, 2015
News From the Field
village of San Antonio in Basey, Samar Typhoon Haiyan's storm surge may contaminate aquifer for years
Released April 14, 2015
News From the Field
Color image of the nerve cells in the brain of a songbird NSF awards $10.8 million in early concept grants for brain research
Released August 18, 2014
Press Release
Now Showing: Film, TV, Museums and More See All
NSF supports great television, inspiring museum exhibits, breathtaking IMAX films, and compelling radio.
Strange Matter Strange Matter
This exhibit invites us to explore the fascinating world of stuff and uncover the surprising science behind the materials we use every day.
Events Calendar See All Events RSS Feed
All Events
Advisory Committee Meetings
National Science Board Meetings
Proposal Review Panels
Email updates icon Get NSF Updates by Email
Site Features
NSF at a Glance
For the News Media
Special Reports
Discoveries from NSF Research
Research Overviews
Speeches & Lectures
Multimedia Gallery
NSF & Congress
Classroom Resources
NSF-Wide Investments
Science and Engineering Statistics
Search NSF Awards
Follow NSF
Facebook Facebook
Twitter Twitter
Need Help?
Help Center
How Do I Find...?