Opportunities for research in Smart & Connected Communities
September 27, 2016
NSF notifies the community of opportunities to support, foster and accelerate fundamental research and education that address challenges in enabling Smart & Connected Communities (S&CC) through Dear Colleague Letter: Opportunities for Research in Smart & Connected Communities (NSF 16-140).
For more information about funding opportunities in S&CC, please see the NSF S&CC website at <https://www.nsf.gov/scc>.
The National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency that supports fundamental research and education across all fields of science and engineering. In fiscal year (FY) 2018, its budget is $7.8 billion. NSF funds reach all 50 states through grants to nearly 2,000 colleges, universities and other institutions. Each year, NSF receives more than 50,000 competitive proposals for funding and makes about 12,000 new funding awards.
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