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Ocean Sciences (OCE)

Special Announcements

Programs and Funding Opportunities

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Ocean Section
bullet Biological Oceanography
bullet Chemical Oceanography
bullet Physical Oceanography
Marine Geosciences Section
bullet Marine Geology and Geophysics
Integrative Programs Section
bullet OCE Education Crosscutting
bullet Ocean Drilling Program  (OD)
bullet Ocean Technology and Interdisciplinary Coordination
bullet Oceanographic Facilities and Equipment Support
OCE Ongoing Special Funding Opportunities
bullet GeoPrisms Program
bullet Improvements in Facilities, Communications, and Equipment at Biological Field Stations and Marine Laboratories  (FSML) Crosscutting
bullet Paleo Perspectives on Climate Change  (P2C2)
Awarded Special Programs
bullet Long-Term Ecological Research  (LTER) Crosscutting
Special Programs In Geosciences Education
Dimensions of Biodiversity FY2014
EarthCube: Crosscutting
Ocean Acidification (OA)
Ocean Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowships (OCE-PRF)
Ocean Sciences Research Initiation Grants (OCE-RIG)
Operations Management of the Drilling Vessel JOIDES Resolution for the International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP)
Science Support Office for the International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP)

Featured NSF-wide Programs

Carbon and Water in the Earth System NSF Wide Flag

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NSF Educational Opportunities by Audience

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Recently Announced Funding Opportunities See All

Facilitating Research at Primarily Undergraduate Institutions:
(NSF  14-579) Posted July 1, 2014

ADVANCE: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers
(NSF  14-573) Posted June 3, 2014

EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Program Track-1:
(NSF  14-558) Posted April 22, 2014

GeoPrisms Program
(NSF  14-556) Posted April 10, 2014

U.S. Science Support Program associated with the International Ocean Discovery Program
(NSF  14-549) Posted April 2, 2014


Upcoming Due Dates See All

Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program
(NSF  14-532) Full Proposal: July 21, 2014, BIO, CISE, EHR

Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program
(NSF  14-532) Full Proposal: July 22, 2014, ENG

Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program
(NSF  14-532) Full Proposal: July 23, 2014, GEO, MPS, SBE

GeoPrisms Program
(NSF  14-556) Full Proposal: August 1, 2014

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


News See All

electron micrograph of marine planktonic microbes, colorized for contrast. Ocean's microbial megacity: Like humans, the sea's most abundant organisms have clear daily cycles
Released July 10, 2014
Press Release
a closeup of polyps of Orbicella faveolata For corals adapting to climate change, it's survival of the fattest--and most flexible
Released July 9, 2014
News From the Field
a Chilean devil ray Tags reveal Chilean devil rays are among ocean's deepest divers
Released July 1, 2014
News From the Field
marine bacteria producing organic compounds Marine bacteria are natural source of chemical fire retardants
Released June 29, 2014
News From the Field
earth seen from outer space showing the North Atlantic currents Ancient ocean currents may have changed pace and intensity of ice ages
Released June 26, 2014
Press Release



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