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Biological Infrastructure (DBI)

DBI SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

New A Dear Colleague Letter for BRAIN EAGERs to Enable Innovative Neurotechnologies to Reveal the Functional and Emergent Properties of Neural Circuits Underlying Behavior and Cognition has been posted. Click here for details regarding this funding opportunity (March, 2014).

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, 2014 is the next 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 Crosscutting
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)
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 Advancing Digitization of Biodiversity Collections  (ADBC)
bullet Catalyzing New International Collaborations  (CNIC) NSF Wide Flag
bullet Data Infrastructure Building Blocks  (DIBBs)
bullet Dimensions of Biodiversity FY2014
bullet Innovation Corps Teams Program  (I-Corps Teams) NSF Wide Flag
bullet Plant Genome Research Program  (PGRP)
bullet Research Assistantships for High School Students  (RAHSS)
bullet Research Coordination Networks Crosscutting
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
Current Activities: no longer receiving proposals - DBI
bullet Innovations in Biological Imaging and Visualization  (IBIV)
Genealogy of Life (GoLife)

Featured NSF-wide Programs

Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) 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

For Undergraduate Students

For Graduate Students

For Postdoctoral Fellows

For K-12 Educators

Upcoming Due Dates See All

EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Program Track-1:
(NSF  14-558) Full Proposal: August 5, 2014

ADVANCE: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers
(NSF  14-573) Letter of Intent: August 11, 2014, Partnerships for Learning and Adaptation Networks: Institutions of Higher Education (PLAN IHE)

Collections in Support of Biological Research
(NSF  14-564) Full Proposal: August 11, 2014

Advances in Biological Informatics
(NSF  12-567) Full Proposal: August 12, 2014

International Research Experiences for Students
(NSF  12-551) Full Proposal: August 19, 2014


News See All

the bacterium, Enterococcus faecalis Monitoring the rise and fall of the microbiome
Released July 24, 2014
News From the Field
blue-eyed black lemurs Nearly 50 years of lemur data now available online
Released July 24, 2014
News From the Field
Yulia Pushkar (left) and Lifen Yan Spinach could lead to alternative energy more powerful than Popeye
Released July 23, 2014
News From the Field

Discoveries See All

Illustration of simulations of a free energy perturbation study of phosphate hydrolysis in water Computational science takes the Nobel stage
2013 Nobel Prize winners in Chemistry continue to develop important high performance computing methods
Released  February 11, 2014

a green glowing fish Fish aglow: Hidden colors in the sea
"There's a whole light show going on down there, and people never see it."
Released  January 9, 2014


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August 18, 2014
Workshop for a Future Nanotechnology Infrastructure Support Program
Webcast




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