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NSF Regional Grants Conference - Portland, OR

Hosted by Portland State University

October 22, 2007 8:00 AM  to 
October 23, 2007 4:00 PM
Portland, OR

The first National Science Foundation Regional Grants Conference of fiscal year 2008 will be hosted by Portland State University on October 22-23, 2007 in Portland, OR, with optional FastLane workshops on October 21st.

Key officials representing each NSF program directorate, administrative office, the NSF Office of International Science & Engineering, Office of General Counsel and Office of the Inspector General will participate in this two-day conference.  The conference is considered a must, particularly for new faculty, researchers, educators and administrators who want to gain insight into a wide range of important and timely issues at NSF including: the state of current funding; the proposal and award process; and current and recently updated policies and procedures.

Topic covered include:

  • Introduction to NSF;
  • NSF's proposal preparation and merit review process;
  • Award management;
  • Conflict of interest policies;
  • New programs and initiatives;
  • Cross-disciplinary and special interest programs; and
  • Breakout sessions by discipline.


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Registration Questions, (703) 465-5736, email:
Program Questions, (703) 292-8243, email:

NSF Related Organizations
Office of Budget Finance & Award Management