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Arctic Research Opportunities

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Name Email Phone Room
Renee  D. Crain rcrain@nsf.gov (703) 292-4482  755 S  
Henrietta  Edmonds hedmonds@nsf.gov (703) 292-7427  755 S  
Patrick  R. Haggerty phaggert@nsf.gov (703) 292-8577  755 S  
Robert Max  Holmes rholmes@nsf.gov (703) 292-4897  755 S  
Anna  M. Kerttula de Echave akerttul@nsf.gov (703) 292-7432  755 S  
Erica  Key ekey@nsf.gov (703) 292-7434  755 S  
Ming-Yi  Sun msun@nsf.gov (703) 292-7437  755 S  
Neil  R. Swanberg nswanber@nsf.gov (703) 292-8029  740 S  
Marco  Tedesco mtedesco@nsf.gov (703) 292-7120  755 S  
William  J. Wiseman wwiseman@nsf.gov (703) 292-4750  755 S  

PROGRAM GUIDELINES

Solicitation  13-592

DUE DATES

Full Proposal Deadline Date:  October 20, 2014

October 18, Annually Thereafter

SYNOPSIS

The National Science Foundation (NSF) invites investigators at U.S. organizations to submit proposals to conduct research about the Arctic. Arctic research includes field and modeling studies, data analysis, and synthesis about the arctic region.

The goal of the NSF Section for Arctic Sciences, Division of Polar Programs (PLR), is to gain a better understanding of the Arctic's physical, biological, geological, chemical, social and cultural processes; the interactions of oceanic, terrestrial, atmospheric, biological, social, cultural, and economic systems; and the connections that define the Arctic. The Arctic Sciences and other NSF programs support projects that contribute to the development of the next generation of researchers and scientific literacy for all ages through education, outreach, and broadening participation in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Program representatives from polar and other non-polar NSF programs that support arctic research coordinate across NSF, including joint review and funding of arctic proposals and mutual support of special projects with high logistical costs.

FUNDED AS PART OF THIS ACTIVITY

Arctic Natural Sciences Program

Arctic Observing Network

Arctic Research Support and Logistics Program

Arctic Social Sciences Program

Arctic System Science (ARCSS) Program

EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY

This program provides educational opportunities for  Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students, Postdoctoral Fellows, K-12 Educators . Individuals interested in applying for funding should see the program guidelines above.

RELATED PUBLICATIONS

Dear Colleague Letter: BEST synthesis proposals (NSF 10-067)

RELATED URLS

Permit information for travel to remote parts of Greenland

Forms and procedures for research projects in Greenland

What Has Been Funded (Recent Awards Made Through This Program, with Abstracts)

Map of Recent Awards Made Through This Program

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