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Guidance on collections support (emergency circumstances)


March 30, 2017

If you are facing a time-critical emergency situation related to support for a living stocks or natural history collection, please contact a Collections in Support of Biological Research (CSBR) program cognizant Program Director (dbicsbr@nsf.gov) in the Division of Biological Infrastructure to discuss your circumstances and the potential for submitting a Rapid Response Research (RAPID) proposal. RAPID requests may be for up to $200k and up to one year in duration. For additional requirements regarding RAPID proposals please see the Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide, Chapter II, Section E1: https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/policydocs/pappg17_1/pappg_2.jsp#IIE1 

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