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Division of Ocean Sciences
Ocean Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowships (OCE-PRF)
|Karl D. Castillofirstname.lastname@example.org||(703) 292-8988|
|Elizabeth L. Romemail@example.com||(703) 292-7709|
|Henrietta N. Edmondsfirstname.lastname@example.org||(703) 292-7427|
|Joaquín Martínez Martínezemail@example.com||(703) 292-8580|
|Daniel C. McCorklefirstname.lastname@example.org||(703) 292-4543|
|Dana K. Savidgeemail@example.com||(703) 292-4897|
For questions about the OCE Postdoctoral Fellowship program, please send a message to: OCE_PRF@nsf.gov.
Important Information for Proposers
A revised version of the NSF Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) (NSF 22-1), is effective for proposals submitted, or due, on or after October 4, 2021. Please be advised that, depending on the specified due date, the guidelines contained in NSF 22-1 may apply to proposals submitted in response to this funding opportunity.
Full Proposal Target Date
November 12, 2021
Second Friday in November, Annually Thereafter
The Division of Ocean Sciences (OCE) offers postdoctoral research fellowships (PRF) to provide opportunities for scientists early in their careers to work within and across traditional disciplinary lines, develop partnerships, and avail themselves of unique research resources, sites and facilities. The fellowship program is intended to provide beginning investigators of significant potential with experiences that will establish them in positions of leadership in the scientific community. During tenure, Fellows affiliate with a host research organization(s) and conduct research on topics supported by OCE. Fellowships will include participation in a professional development program that emphasizes development of mentoring skills and that coordinates the involvement of Fellows in conferences and activities that are focused on increasing the engagement of underrepresented groups in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). Applicants must be U.S. citizens, nationals or permanent residents. Applicants who are women, veterans, persons with disabilities, and underrepresented minorities in STEM, or who have attended community colleges and minority-serving institutions (e.g. Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Tribal Colleges and Universities, Hispanic Serving Institutions, Alaska Native Serving Institutions, and Hawaiian Native and Pacific Islander Serving Institutions) are especially encouraged to apply.
This program provides educational opportunities for Postdoctoral Fellows. This program provides indirect funding for students at this level or focuses on educational developments for this group such as curricula development, training or retention. To inquire about possible funding opportunities not directly from NSF, please look at the active awards for this program.