NSF Engineering seeks input on topic ideas for emerging frontiers in research and innovation
October 4, 2022
The NSF Directorate for Engineering invites the research community to submit suggestions for Topic Ideas to be considered for the FY 2024-2025 Emerging Frontiers in Research and Innovation (EFRI) program solicitation.
The deadline for topic idea submission is October 31, 2022.
Learn more in Dear Colleague Letter: EFRI Topic Ideas Request (NSF 22-130).
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