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ENG invites junior faculty to apply to attend the 2021 NSF ENG CAREER Proposal Writing Workshop

February 10, 2021

The 2021 NSF Engineering CAREER Proposal Writing Workshop will be held VIRTUALLY April 21-23, 2021, from 1:00PM to 5:00PM ET each day. The workshop aims to provide junior faculty who plan to submit a CAREER proposal to a program in the NSF Directorate for Engineering (ENG) with a CAREER proposal review experience and a forum in which they can interact with NSF Program Directors and recent NSF CAREER awardees.

Attendees of the 2021 NSF ENG CAREER Proposal Writing Workshop will benefit from:

  • Mock proposal reviews by panels
  • Interactions with ENG Directorate Program Directors
  • Focus sessions with recent CAREER awardees
  • Interaction across disciplines and engineering schools nationwide

All activities for the 2021 NSF ENG CAREER Proposal Writing Workshop will be conducted virtually.  The Mock Panel Review session is limited to 300 participants; however, all other sessions will be open. Mock Panel participants will be selected from those who submit completed applications. The deadline for applications is February 19, 2021. 

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