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Biological Infrastructure (DBI)

DBI SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

NEW Cracking the Olfactory Code – An Ideas Lab Activity A solicitation for an Ideas Lab to facilitate the generation and execution of innovative research projects aimed at understanding the nature of olfactory processing and sensory representations in the brain in general.

If you're a new visitor to the Directorate for Biological Sciences website or just want a quick visual and textual summary of our areas of support, please visit the "About BIO" web page where we have added a new interactive organization chart.

See additional items of interest below:

February 1, annually (or next business day if Feb. 1 is on a holiday or weekend) is the deadline for REU, RET, RAHSS, and ROA supplements in DBI.

Be sure to check the Division of Emerging Frontiers (EF) for additional grant competitions

 

Programs and Funding Opportunities

Key: Crosscutting Crosscutting | NSF Wide Flag NSF-wide

Human Resources Cluster
bullet Postdoctoral Research Fellowships in Biology
bullet Research Coordination Networks
bullet Research Experiences for Undergraduates  (REU) NSF Wide Flag
Research Resources Cluster
bullet Advances in Biological Informatics  (ABI)
bullet Collections in Support of Biological Research  (CSBR)
bullet Improvements in Facilities, Communications, and Equipment at Biological Field Stations and Marine Laboratories  (FSML) Crosscutting
bullet Instrument Development for Biological Research  (IDBR)
bullet Advancing Digitization of Biodiversity Collections  (ADBC)
Directorate for Biological Sciences Centers Overview
bullet Bio/computational Evolution in Action CONsortium  (BEACON)
bullet Environmental Implications of Nanotechnology  (CEIN)
bullet iPlant
bullet National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis (NCEAS)
bullet National Evolutionary Synthesis Center  (NESCent)
bullet National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis  (NIMBioS)
bullet National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center  (SESYNC)
bullet Science and Technology Center for Microbial Oceanography Research and Education  (C-MORE)
Additional Funding Opportunities for the DBI Community
bullet Dimensions of Biodiversity FY2015
bullet Innovation Corps Teams Program  (I-Corps Teams) NSF Wide Flag
bullet Plant Genome Research Program  (PGRP)
bullet Genealogy of Life  (GoLife)
bullet Research Assistantships for High School Students  (RAHSS)
bullet Research Coordination Networks
bullet Research Experiences for Teachers: Supplement Opportunity  (RET)
bullet Science, Engineering and Education for Sustainability NSF-Wide Investment  (SEES) NSF Wide Flag Crosscutting
bullet Software Infrastructure for Sustained Innovation - SSE & SSI  (SI2-SSE&SSI) Crosscutting
BioXFEL Science and Technology Center (XFEL and STC)
Cracking the Olfactory Code (Olfactory) Crosscutting
Current Activities: no longer receiving proposals - DBI
bullet Innovations in Biological Imaging and Visualization  (IBIV)
Software Infrastructure for Sustained Innovation - S2I2 (SI2-S2I2) Crosscutting

Featured NSF-wide Programs

Faculty Early Career Development Program NSF Wide Flag

Graduate Research Fellowship Program NSF Wide Flag

International Research Fellowship Program NSF Wide Flag

Facilitating Research at Primarily Undergraduate Institutions: NSF Wide Flag

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NSF Educational Opportunities by Audience

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For Graduate Students

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Upcoming Due Dates See All

Software Infrastructure for Sustained Innovation - S2I2
(NSF  15-553) Full Proposal: June 3, 2015, Implementation Proposals

Innovation Corps Sites Program
(NSF  14-547) Full Proposal: June 9, 2015

Science and Technology Centers: Integrative Partnerships
(NSF  14-600) Full Proposal: June 16, 2015

Industry/University Cooperative Research Centers Program
(NSF  13-594) Letter of Intent: June 26, 2015

EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Program Track-1:
(NSF  15-566) Letter of Intent: July 7, 2015


News See All

spotted hyenas It's best to make friends of friends
Released May 15, 2015
News From the Field
CLAIRE image of Al nanostructures CLAIRE brings electron microscopy to soft materials
Released May 14, 2015
News From the Field
Baris Ozbay examines the laser-scanning microscope CU Anschutz researchers create microscope allowing deep brain exploration
Released May 12, 2015
News From the Field

Discoveries See All

Students during graduation ceremony at Navajo Technical University NSF named a "Top 50 STEM Workplace" for Native Americans by AISES
American Indian Science and Engineering Society recognizes NSF's support of tribal colleges and universities
Released  April 3, 2015

Photo of Albert Einstein Albert Einstein, in his own words
Think you know the man behind the famous equation? Find out how Einstein dealt with the doubters of relativity--and tried to get his kids to write him more letters.
Released  March 20, 2015


Events Calendar See All

June 1, 2015  - June 2, 2015
NSF Grants Conference - Tampa, FL
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