EVENT 12/7: Antarctic Sciences Virtual Office Hours
December 1, 2020
Antarctic Sciences Virtual Office Hours for information regarding funding opportunities, program updates, current USAP status, and planning for future seasons
The Antarctic Sciences (ANT) and Antarctic Infrastructure and Logistics (AIL) Sections in the Office of Polar Programs (OPP) will be hosting virtual office hours next week to share information with the academic community regarding NSF’s funding opportunities, program updates, current operations, and planning for future seasons.
The brief presentation will be followed by an interactive Q&A session. The community is invited to ask questions, share concerns, and/or offer suggestions. Questions may be submitted in advance via the registration.
Current awardees, pending proposers, and future proposers are welcome to attend.
To participate, you must register for the session.
Mon., December 7, 2020, 4:00PM – 5:00PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
The U.S. National Science Foundation propels the nation forward by advancing fundamental research in all fields of science and engineering. NSF supports research and people by providing facilities, instruments and funding to support their ingenuity and sustain the U.S. as a global leader in research and innovation. With a fiscal year 2021 budget of $8.5 billion, NSF funds reach all 50 states through grants to nearly 2,000 colleges, universities and institutions. Each year, NSF receives more than 40,000 competitive proposals and makes about 11,000 new awards. Those awards include support for cooperative research with industry, Arctic and Antarctic research and operations, and U.S. participation in international scientific efforts.