Compliance Issues to Avoid When Submitting Proposals to NSF Antarctic Research Program Solicitation (NSF 17-543)
May 11, 2017
The Office of Polar Programs has issued a new FAQ to address specific questions regarding proposal submittals to its Antarctic Research program solicitation.
The FAQ, "Compliance Issues to Avoid When Submitting Proposals to the NSF Antarctic Research Program Solicitation (NSF 17-543)", can be found at https://www.nsf.gov/publications/pub_summ.jsp?ods_key=nsf17082.
The Antarctic Research program solicitation (NSF 17-543), describes all requirements for submitting a proposal and can be found in HTML and PDF formats at https://www.nsf.gov/publications/pub_summ.jsp?ods_key=nsf17543.
The deadline for full proposals is 5:00 PM, at the submitter's local time, on May 23, 2017.
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