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Chemical, Bioengineering, Environmental, and Transport Systems (CBET)

Submission Window and Important Proposal Info

The next CBET unsolicited proposal window will be:

October 1 - October 20, 2015

October 1 - October 20, Annually Thereafter

Unsolicited proposals received outside of the announced proposal window dates will be returned without review. Proposals that are not compliant with the Proposal and Award Policies and Procedures Guide (PAPPG) will also be returned without review.  CBET applicants are encouraged to read the Dear Colleague Letter on Automated Compliance Checking and Proposal Submission, which affects Principal Investigators for the upcoming October 2015 unsolicited proposal window (NSF 15-095).

CBET discourages the submission of more than one proposal from the same PI during the proposal-submission window. Proposals that are duplicates of, or substantially similar to, a proposal already under consideration by NSF from the same submitter are subject to return without review. This policy also applies to proposals that were previously reviewed and declined and have not been substantially revised, as well as to duplicates of other proposals that were already awarded.

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Special Funding Announcements

The NSF Engineering Directorate (ENG) and the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) Department of Engineering and Material Sciences (DEMS) are partnering to encourage joint research by U.S. - China teams collaborating on fundamental research that addresses critical environmental sustainability challenges.  Please see the Dear Colleague Letter on U.S. - China Joint Research Projects in Environmental Sustainability (NSF 15-091) for more information and proposal submission information.

Programs and Funding Opportunities

Key: Crosscutting Crosscutting | NSF Wide Flag NSF-wide

Biomedical Engineering
Biophotonics
Biotechnology and Biochemical Engineering
Catalysis and Biocatalysis
Chemical and Biological Separations
Combustion and Fire Systems
Energy for Sustainability
Environmental Engineering
Nano-Bio Phenomena and Processes in the Environment
Environmental Sustainability
Fluid Dynamics
General & Age-Related Disabilities Engineering (GARDE)
Nano-Biosensing
Particulate and Multiphase Processes
Process Systems, Reaction Engineering and Molecular Thermodynamics
Thermal Transport Processes
Computational and Data-Enabled Science and Engineering (CDS&E)
Critical Resilient Interdependent Infrastructure Systems and Processes (CRISP)
Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS)
Designing Materials to Revolutionize and Engineer our Future (DMREF) Crosscutting
IUSE / Professional Formation of Engineers: Revolutionizing Engineering Departments (RED)
NSF-NIST Interaction in Basic and Applied Scientific Research in BIO, ENG & MPS (NSF-NIST)
NSF/DOE Partnership in Basic Plasma Science and Engineering
NSF/FDA SCHOLAR-IN-RESIDENCE AT FDA
Resilient Interdependent Infrastructure Processes and Systems (CRISP)
Scalable Nanomanufacturing (SNM)
Software Infrastructure for Sustained Innovation - S2I2 (SI2-S2I2) Crosscutting
Software Infrastructure for Sustained Innovation - SSE & SSI (SI2-SSE&SSI) Crosscutting

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Upcoming Due Dates See All

EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Program Track-1:
(NSF  15-566) Full Proposal: August 4, 2015

International Research Experiences for Students
(NSF  12-551) Full Proposal: August 18, 2015

Research Experiences for Undergraduates
(NSF  13-542) Full Proposal: August 26, 2015, Deadline for REU Site proposals except those requiring access to Antarctica

Computational and Data-Enabled Science and Engineering
(PD  12-8084) Full Proposal: September 30, 2015, All proposals to the Division of Chemistry - Chemical Theory, Models and Computational Methods

NSF/DOE Partnership in Basic Plasma Science and Engineering
(NSF  13-596) Full Proposal: October 2, 2015


Events Calendar See All

August 18, 2015
National Science Foundation at the American Chemical Society Meeting
Outreach

August 28, 2015
NSF Day at the University of Alaska Anchorage (POSTPONED)
Training

November 2, 2015  - November 3, 2015
NSF Grants Conference - Arlington, VA
Conference




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