PRFB Program update
Program Update – September 22, 2014
October 28, 2014
The solicitation for the FY 15 competition for the Postdoctoral Research Fellowships in Biology Program (PRFB) is currently being revised. Please sign up for NSF Updates (http://www.nsf.gov/mynsf/) to be alerted when the solicitation is cleared and available online. The deadline to submit a proposal will be no sooner than 90 days after the solicitation is posted online.
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