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Postdoctoral Fellowships in Polar Regions Research

This program has been archived.

Special Announcement

Suspension of the Postdoctoral Fellowship in Polar Regions Research Program (Dear Colleague Letter, NSF 13-086)

CONTACTS

Name Email Phone Room
(Virginia)  C. Carter vccarter@nsf.gov (703) 292-4651   

PROGRAM GUIDELINES

Solicitation  09-612

Important Information for Proposers

A revised version of the NSF Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) (NSF 15-1), is effective for proposals submitted, or due, on or after December 26, 2014. The PAPPG is consistent with, and, implements the new Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards (Uniform Guidance) (2 CFR 200). Please be advised that the guidelines contained in NSF 15-1 apply to proposals submitted in response to this funding opportunity.

DUE DATES

Archived

SYNOPSIS

The Postdoctoral Fellowships in Polar Regions Research program supports training and research for recent doctoral degree recipients in any aspect of scientific study of the Antarctic and/or the Arctic within the Division of Polar Programs (POLAR) program areas (http://www.nsf.gov/div/index.jsp?div=plr ). The program also provides travel grants to those eligible for fellowships for the purpose of meeting prospective mentors and colleagues, presenting seminars, discussing mutual research and/or education interests, evaluating facilities and professional development opportunities, and initiating collaborative relationships.

The fellowship program develops and trains recent Ph.D.s (especially those new to polar research) with concomitant goals to

  • promote scientific research in polar regions;
  • support innovative research in emerging areas;
  • encourage interdisciplinary research;
  • foster activities that create broader impacts for science and society; and
  • increase the participation of under-represented groups in polar regions research.

EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY

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

RELATED PUBLICATIONS

Antarctic Research (NSF 10-543)

Arctic Research Opportunities Arctic Natural Sciences; Arctic Social Sciences; Arctic System Science; Arctic Observing Networks; and Cyberinfrastructure (NSF 10-503)

RELATED PROGRAMS

Antarctic Astrophysics and Geospace Sciences

Antarctic Earth Sciences Program

Antarctic Glaciology

Antarctic Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences

Antarctic Organisms and Ecosystems

Arctic Natural Sciences

Arctic Social Sciences

Arctic System Science (ARCSS) Program

Arctic Observing Network

RELATED URLS

Postdoctoral Fellowships in Polar Regions Research -- General Information

Information Booklet for Polar Programs Postdoctoral Research Fellows, June 2009

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

Map of Recent Awards Made Through This Program

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