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Tectonics


CONTACTS
Name Email Phone Room
David  M. Fountain dfountai@nsf.gov (703) 292-4751  785 N  
Stephen  S. Harlan sharlan@nsf.gov (703) 292-7707  785 N  

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PROGRAM GUIDELINES

Solicitation  16-556

Important Information for Proposers

A revised version of the NSF Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) (NSF 16-1), is effective for proposals submitted, or due, on or after January 25, 2016. Please be advised that, depending on the specified due date, the guidelines contained in NSF 16-1 may apply to proposals submitted in response to this funding opportunity.

DUE DATES

Full Proposal Target Date

    January 13, 2017

    Second Friday in January, Annually Thereafter

SYNOPSIS

The Tectonics Program supports a broad range of field, laboratory, computational, and theoretical investigations aimed at understanding the deformation of the terrestrial continental lithosphere (i.e. above the lithosphere-asthenosphere boundary). The Program focuses on deformation processes and their tectonic drivers that operate at any depth within the continental lithosphere, on time-scales of decades/centuries (e.g. active tectonics) and longer, and at micro- to plate boundary/orogenic belt length-scales.

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REVISIONS AND UPDATES

THIS PROGRAM IS PART OF Deep Earth Processes Section

What Has Been Funded (Recent Awards Made Through This Program, with Abstracts)

Map of Recent Awards Made Through This Program

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