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Antarctic Research


CONTACTS
Name Email Phone Room
Jennifer  Burns jmmburns@nsf.gov (703) 292-2120  W7178  
Jessie  L. Crain jlcrain@nsf.gov (703) 292-7457  W7126  
Paul  M. Cutler pcutler@nsf.gov (703) 292-4961  W7217  
Christian  H. Fritsen cfritsen@nsf.gov (703) 292-7437  W7213  
Alexandra  R. Isern aisern@nsf.gov (703) 292-7581  W7253  
Michael  E. Jackson mejackso@nsf.gov (703) 292-7120  W7239  
Doug  E. Kowalewski dkowalew@nsf.gov 703-292-7706  W7157  
Timothy  M. McGovern tmcgover@nsf.gov (703) 292-4248  W7124  
Peter  Milne pmilne@nsf.gov (703) 292-4714  W7116  
Vladimir  Papitashvili vpapita@nsf.gov (703) 292-7425  W7118  
Elizabeth  L. Rom elrom@nsf.gov (703) 292-7709  W8164  


PROGRAM GUIDELINES

Solicitation  18-530

Important Information for Proposers

ATTENTION: Proposers using the Collaborators and Other Affiliations template for more than 10 senior project personnel will encounter proposal print preview issues. Please see the Collaborators and Other Affiliations Information website for updated guidance.

A revised version of the NSF Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) (NSF 18-1), is effective for proposals submitted, or due, on or after January 29, 2018. Please be advised that, depending on the specified due date, the guidelines contained in NSF 18-1 may apply to proposals submitted in response to this funding opportunity.


DUE DATES

Full Proposal Accepted Anytime

        For proposals seeking to utilize USAP logistics support, proposals should be submitted with sufficient lead time to allow for full peer review, logistics evaluation and planning, as well as resource allocations, within the capacities of the USAP program.


SYNOPSIS

The U.S. Antarctic Program (USAP) supports scientific research in Antarctica and the Southern Ocean, and NSF’s Office of Polar Programs (OPP) provides operational research support for these projects. OPP’s Antarctic Sciences Section (ANT) supports research to 1) expand fundamental knowledge of the Antarctic region, 2) improve understanding of interactions between the Antarctic region and global Earth systems, and 3) utilize unique characteristics of the Antarctic continent as an observing platform. Antarctic fieldwork is supported for research that can only be performed, or is best performed, in Antarctica. ANT encourages research, using existing samples, data, and models, that does not require fieldwork. ANT also encourages research that crosses and combines, disciplinary perspectives and approaches.


FUNDED AS PART OF THIS ACTIVITY


RELATED URLS

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

Map of Recent Awards Made Through This Program

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