Committee of Visitors (COV) Reports

The COV reports are organized by directorate or office. The most recent COV Reports and Responses are posted. For all other COV Reports and NSF's Responses, please click here.

OIA: Office of Integrative Activities

2016 (OIA)
  MRI: Major Research Instrumentation
 
2015 (OIA)
  EPSCoR: Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research
 
2011 (OIA)
  STC: Science and Technology Centers Program: Integrative Partnerships
 

OISE: Office of International Science and Engineering

2018 (OISE)
  BISO: Board on International Scientific Organizations
 
2018 (OISE)
 

BIO: BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

2016 (BIO)
  DBI: Division of Biological Infrastructure
 
2015 (BIO)
  DEB: Division of Environmental Biology
 
2014 (BIO)
  IOS: Division of Integrative Organismal Systems
 
  MCB: Division of Molecular and Cellular Biosciences
 
2013 (BIO)
  EF: Emerging Frontiers
 
  PGRP: Plant Genome Research Program
 

CISE: COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING

2018 (CISE)
  OAC: Office of Advanced Cyberinfrastructure
 
2015 (CISE)
  CCF, CNS and IIS: Divisions of Computer & Communication Foundations; Computer & Network Systems; and Information & Intelligent Systems
 

EHR: EDUCATION AND HUMAN RESOURCES

2017 (EHR)
  ECR: Education Core Research
 
  DUE: Division of Undergraduate Education
 
  HRD: Division of Human Resource Development
 
2015 (EHR)
  DRL: Division of Research on Learning in Formal and Informal Settings
 
  DUE: Division of Undergraduate Education
 
2014 (EHR)
  DGE: Division of Graduate Education
 
  DUE: Division of Undergraduate Education
 
2012 (EHR)
  DGE: Division of Graduate Education
 
  • GRF: Graduate Research Fellowship Program
 

ENG: ENGINEERING

2016 (ENG)
  EEC: Division of Engineering Education and Centers
 
  IIP: Division of Industrial Innovation and Partnerships
 
2015 (ENG)
  CBET: Division of Chemical, Bioengineering, Environmental and Transport Systems
 
  CMMI: Division of Civil, Mechanical & Manufacturing Innovation
 
2014 (ENG)
  ECCS: Division of Electrical, Communications and Cyber Systems
 
  EFRI: Division of Emerging Frontier in Research and Innovation
 

GEO: GEOSCIENCES

The Directorate for Geosciences also maintains its own COV web page.

2017 (GEO)
  E&D: Education & Diversity
 
  EAR: Division of Earth Sciences
 
2016 (GEO)
  AGS/GS: Division of Atmospheric Sciences/Geospace Section
 
  PLR/ANT: Division of Polar Programs/Antarctic Section
 
  PLR/ARC: Division of Polar Programs/Arctic Sciences Section
 
2015 (GEO)
  AGS/NFS: Division of Atmospheric Sciences/Geospace Section
 
  OCE: Division of Ocean Sciences Section
 
2014 (GEO)
  OCE/IPS: Division of Ocean Sciences/Integrative Programs  Section
 

MPS: MATHEMATICAL AND PHYSICAL SCIENCES

The Directorate for Mathematical and Physical Sciences also maintains its own COV web page.

2016 (MPS)
  CHE: Division of Chemistry
 
  DMS: Division of Mathematical Sciences
 
2015 (MPS)
  AST: Division of Astronomical Sciences
 
  DMR: Division of Materials Research
 
  PHY: Division of Physics
 

SBE: SOCIAL, BEHAVIORAL, AND ECONOMIC SCIENCES

2016 (SBE)
  SES: Division of Social and Economic Sciences
 
2015 (SBE)
  BCS: Division of Behavioral and Cognitive Sciences
 
  SMA: Office of Multidisciplinary Activities