ECCS News & Events
April 27, 2016
Attention CAREER applicants and those submitting proposals to ECCS core programs: ECCS has updated its program descriptions for EPMD, CCSS, and EPCN to include new Program Directors and additional topic areas. As such, the program announcement numbers have been updated from PD 13-1517 (EPMD), PD 13-7564 (CCSS) and PD 13-7607 (EPCN/EPAS) to PD 16-1517 (EPMD), PD 16-7564 (CCSS) and PD 16-7607 (EPCN/EPAS) to reflect these additions. These new announcement numbers are available in Fastlane and Grants.gov for proposal submissions.
NNCI News: NSF has selected Georgia Tech’s Institute for Electronics and Nanotechnology to be the National Nanotechnology Coordinated Infrastructure (NNCI) Coordinating Office. Georgia Tech will receive $3.5 million over five years for this role. This coordinating office will enhance the impact of all 16 NNCI sites as a national network of user facilities. Read more about NNCI.
New Funding Opportunity & Webinar: Energy-Efficient Computing: from Devices to Architectures (E2CDA). Full Proposal Deadline Date: March 28, 2016. Read more about this NSF-SRC joint solicitation (NSF 16-526). NSF hosted a webinar on January 21st on this solicitation for members of the research community on , please see link to view webinar slides. Webinar Information
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