NSF Regional Grants Conference - Austin, TX
Hosted by the University of Texas at Austin
October 17, 2011 8:30 AM
October 18, 2011 4:00 PM
The first National Science Foundation Regional Grants Conference of fiscal year 2012, will be hosted by The University of Texas at Austin on October 17-18, 2011.
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.
Topics 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.
NSF Related Organizations
Office of Budget Finance & Award Management
Policy Office at NSF: http://www.nsf.gov/bfa/dias/policy/index.jsp
Conference Registration: https://www.signup4.net/Public/ap.aspx?EID=NATI375E