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Research on Learning in Formal and Informal Settings (DRL)

EHR Core Research

EHR has established a new cross-directorate Core Research Program.  Proposals are encouraged that help synthesize, build and/or expand research foundations in four core areas.  See the announcement at:

 EHR Core Research (ECR)
(NSF  13-555) Posted April 12, 2013

Programs and Funding Opportunities

Key: Crosscutting Crosscutting | NSF Wide Flag NSF-wide

Advanced Technological Education (ATE)
Advancing Informal STEM Learning (AISL)
Cooperative Activity with Department of Energy Programs for Education and Human Resource Development (Request for Supplement) Crosscutting
Data-Intensive Research to Improve Teaching and Learning - An Ideas Lab to Foster Transformative Approaches to Teaching and Learning
Discovery Research K-12 (DRK-12)
Innovative Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers (ITEST)
Promoting Research and Innovation in Methodologies for Evaluation (PRIME)
Research on Education and Learning (REAL)
STEM-C Partnerships: MSP (STEM-CP: MSP)

Featured NSF-wide Programs

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Recently Announced Funding Opportunities See All

Science and Technology Centers: Integrative Partnerships
(NSF  14-600) Posted August 13, 2014

Graduate Research Fellowship Program
(NSF  14-590) Posted August 1, 2014

Partnerships for International Research and Education
(NSF  14-587) Posted July 21, 2014

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

Advanced Technological Education
(NSF  14-577) Posted June 17, 2014


Upcoming Due Dates See All

Innovation Corps Teams Program
(NSF  12-602) Full Proposal: September 15, 2014

ADVANCE: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers
(NSF  14-573) Full Proposal: September 22, 2014, Partnerships for Learning and Adaptation Networks: Institutions of Higher Education (PLAN IHE)

Industry/University Cooperative Research Centers Program
(NSF  13-594) Full Proposal: September 26, 2014, Planning Grant and Full Center Proposal

ADVANCE: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers
(NSF  14-573) Full Proposal: October 3, 2014, Partnerships for Learning and Adaptation Networks: STEM Disciplines (PLAN D)

Advanced Technological Education
(NSF  14-577) Full Proposal: October 9, 2014


News See All

young kids learn literacy skills with ScratchJr ScratchJr: Coding for kindergarten
Released July 30, 2014
News From the Field
Middle-school students in the Arizona mountains Environmental stewardship motivates latest White House Champions of Change
Released March 25, 2014
Press Release
current-day Wilkies (right) and ancestral Wilkies Research reveals surprising results about kids' capacity for scientific literacy
Released March 11, 2014
News From the Field
happy preschool kids hugging Are you smarter than a 5-year-old? Preschoolers can do algebra
Released March 6, 2014
News From the Field
Youth Radio's Sayre Quevedo, working on his story STEM is "on the air" at Youth Radio
Released March 3, 2014
Science Nation

Discoveries See All

Student in science class with balance. Unlocking the secrets of children's complex thinking: The studies
Researchers question how executive function influences the process of learning
Released  August 14, 2014

Children taking a test. Harvard University psychologists seek to unlock secrets of children's complex thinking
Study aims to uncover processes that help improve theoretical knowledge
Released  August 14, 2014

Julia PArrish Citizen scientists take on problem of Pacific plastics
Citizen science group COASST attacks massive problem of ocean garbage
Released  August 11, 2014

girl taking a photo of a plant with a smart phone With 'Plum Landing,' PBS uses apps to get kids outside
Kids following the example of an animated purple alien named Plum have uploaded more than 70,000 photos and drawings of nature, says PBS
Released  August 4, 2014

Young museum visitors use a paint set of acids and bases to learn about pH. Learning through making
Active tinkering can engage people of all ages in learning science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM)
Released  June 17, 2014


Events Calendar See All

September 8, 2014
Education and Human Resources Open House
Outreach

October 6, 2014  - October 7, 2014
NSF Grants Conference - Arlington, VA
Outreach




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