Division of Social and Economic Sciences
Security and Preparedness (SAP)
|Paul Huth - Program Directorfirstname.lastname@example.org||(703) 292-2802|
|Lee D. Walker - Program Directoremail@example.com||(703) 292-8760|
|Mauricia Barnett -Social Scientistfirstname.lastname@example.org||703-292-7309||W13200A|
|Linh Nguyen-Program Specialistemail@example.com||703-292-7270||W13244B|
Apply to PD 19-118Y as follows:
Full proposals submitted via FastLane or Research.gov: NSF Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide proposal preparation guidelines apply.
Full proposals submitted via Grants.gov: NSF Grants.gov Application Guide: A Guide for the Preparation and Submission of NSF Applications via Grants.gov guidelines apply.
Important Information for Proposers
A revised version of the NSF Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) (NSF 20-1), is effective for proposals submitted, or due, on or after June 1, 2020. Please be advised that, depending on the specified due date, the guidelines contained in NSF 20-1 may apply to proposals submitted in response to this funding opportunity.
Full Proposal Target Date
August 16, 2021
August 15, Annually Thereafter
January 17, 2022
January 15, Annually Thereafter
The Security and Preparedness (SAP) Program supports basic scientific research that advances knowledge and understanding of issues broadly related to global and national security. Research proposals are evaluated on the criteria of intellectual merit and broader impacts; the proposed projects are expected to be theoretically motivated, conceptually precise, methodologically rigorous, and empirically oriented. Substantive areas include (but are not limited to) international relations, global and national security, human security, political violence, state stability, conflict processes, regime transition, international and comparative political economy, and peace science. Moreover, the Program supports research experiences for undergraduate students and infrastructural activities, including methodological innovations. The Program does not fund applied research. In addition, we encourage you to examine the websites for the National Science Foundation's Accountable Institutions and Behavior (AIB) and Law and Science (LS) programs.