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Antarctic Research


CONTACTS
Name Email Phone Room
Jessie  L. Crain jlcrain@nsf.gov (703) 292-7457  755 S  
Paul  M. Cutler pcutler@nsf.gov (703) 292-4961  755 S  
Paul  M. Cutler pcutler@nsf.gov (703) 292-4961  755 S  
Christian  H. Fritsen cfritsen@nsf.gov (703) 292-7437  755 S  
Michael  E. Jackson mejackso@nsf.gov (703) 292-7120  755 S  
Timothy  M. McGovern tmcgover@nsf.gov (703) 292-4248  755 S  
Peter  Milne pmilne@nsf.gov (703) 292-4714  755 S  
Vladimir  Papitashvili vpapita@nsf.gov (703) 292-7425  755 S  
Elizabeth  L. Rom elrom@nsf.gov (703) 292-7709  725 N  
Thomas  Wilch twilch@nsf.gov (703) 292-7956  740 S  

PROGRAM GUIDELINES

Solicitation  17-543

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

    May 23, 2017

SYNOPSIS

The U.S. Antarctic Program (USAP) supports scientific research in Antarctica and provides operational research support. The NSF Office of Polar Programs Antarctic Sciences Section (ANT) supports research to: 1) expand fundamental knowledge of the Antarctic region, 2) improve understanding of interactions between the Antarctic region and global earth systems, and 3) utilize the unique characteristics of the Antarctic continent as an observing platform. Antarctic fieldwork is supported for research that can only be performed or is best performed in Antarctica. ANT encourages research using existing samples, data, and models that do not require fieldwork. ANT encourages research that crosses and combines disciplinary perspectives and approaches.

RELATED URLS
USAP Information for Proposers on USAP.gov

USAP Proposal Preparation Information

Polar Ice

U.S. Antarctic Program portal

U.S. Antarctic Program Participant Guide

Grantee Deployment Packets and Information

OPP Guidelines and Award Conditions for Scientific Data

U.S. Antarctic Program Data Coordination Center

REVISIONS AND UPDATES

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

Map of Recent Awards Made Through This Program

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