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Restricted-Access Research Data Centers  (RDCs)


CONTACTS

Name Email Phone Room
Cheryl  L. Eavey ceavey@nsf.gov (703) 292-7269   
Nancy  A. Lutz nlutz@nsf.gov (703) 292-7280   
Thomas  J. Baerwald tbaerwal@nsf.gov (703) 292-7301   


PROGRAM GUIDELINES

Solicitation  15-586

Important Information for Proposers

A revised version of the NSF Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) (NSF 17-1), is effective for proposals submitted, or due, on or after January 30, 2017. Please be advised that, depending on the specified due date, the guidelines contained in NSF 17-1 may apply to proposals submitted in response to this funding opportunity.


DUE DATES

Full Proposal Deadline Date

    October 2, 2017

    September 30, Annually Thereafter


SYNOPSIS

This solicitation invites proposals for the establishment of new Research Data Centers (RDCs). RDCs are secure Census Bureau facilities within which external researchers are given access to confidential micro data in accordance with specific statutory requirements.NSF will provide start-up costs for new RDC facilities. Potential investigators first must contact Census regarding the feasibility of sponsoring an RDC prior to submitting a proposal to NSF.

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

Map of Recent Awards Made Through This Program