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Cooperative Studies Of The Earth's Deep Interior  (CSEDI)


CONTACTS
Name Email Phone Room
Sonia  Esperanca sesperan@nsf.gov (703) 292-8554  785 S  
Robin  Reichlin rreichli@nsf.gov (703) 292-8556  785 S  


PROGRAM GUIDELINES

Solicitation  16-572

Important Information for Proposers

ATTENTION: Proposers using the Collaborators and Other Affiliations template for more than 10 senior project personnel will encounter proposal print preview issues. Please see the Collaborators and Other Affiliations Information website for updated guidance.

A revised version of the NSF Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) (NSF 18-1), is effective for proposals submitted, or due, on or after January 29, 2018. Please be advised that, depending on the specified due date, the guidelines contained in NSF 18-1 may apply to proposals submitted in response to this funding opportunity.


DUE DATES

Full Proposal Target Date

    September 24, 2018

    Fourth Monday in September, Annually Thereafter


Exemption to the target date requires pre-approval from one of the Program Officers.


SYNOPSIS

The Division of Earth Sciences (EAR) invites the submission of proposals for collaborative, interdisciplinary studies of the Earth's interior within the framework of the community-based initiative known as Cooperative Studies of the Earth's Deep Interior (CSEDI). Funding will support basic research on the character and dynamics of the Earth's mantle and core, their influence on the evolution of the Earth as a whole, and on processes operating within the deep interior that affect or are expressed on the Earth's surface.

Projects may employ any combination of field, laboratory, and computational studies with observational, theoretical, or experimental approaches. Support is available for research and research infrastructure through grants and cooperative agreements awarded in response to investigator-initiated proposals from U.S. universities and other eligible institutions.  Interdisciplinary projects are required. EAR will consider co-funding of projects with other agencies and supports international collaborations.


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