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New Dear Colleague Letters


August 24, 2017

FY2017 Dear Colleague Letters:

  • Software Infrastructure for Sustained Innovation (SI2) Program in Fall 2017 (NSF 17-126) More...
  • Special Guidelines for Submitting Collaborative Proposals under National Science Foundation (NSF) and US-Israel Binational Science Foundation (BSF) Collaborative Research Opportunities (NSF 17-120)  More....
  • Pursuing Meaningful Actions in Support of Broadening Participation in Computing (BPC) (NSF 17-110) More...
  • National Science Foundation (NSF) - Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) Collaborative Research (NSF 17-077) More....
  • Encouraging Submission of Industry/University Cooperative Research Centers (IUCRC) Proposals in Areas Related to the Internet of Things (NSF 17-072) More.
  • Growing Convergence Research at NSF (NSF 17-065)
  • Encouraging Submission of Industry/University Cooperative Research Centers (IUCRC) Proposals in the Area of Cybersecurity (NSF 17-061) More...
  • Request for Input on Federal Datasets with Potential to Advance Data Science (NSF 17-049) More...
  • Public Participation in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Research: Capacity-building, community-building, and direction setting (NSF 17-047) More...
  • Enabling US-Brazil Collaboration on Cybersecurity Research (NSF 17-024) More....
  • Encouraging Reproducibility in Computing and Communications Research (NSF 17-022) More....
  • Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Supplemental Funding (NSF 17-021) More...
  • Special Guidelines for Submitting Collaborative Proposals under the US NSF/CISE - US-Israel Binational Science Foundation International Opportunity (NSF 17-020) More....
  • Enabling Collaborations Between Computer and Information Science & Engineering (CISE) and Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences (SBE) Research Communities (NSF 17-019) More...
  • Updates to 2017 Smart and Connected Health Solicitation (NSF 17-015) More....

FY2016 Dear Colleague Letters:

  • Opportunities for Research in Smart & Connected Communities (NSF 16-140) More....
  • Data Infrastructure Building Blocks (DIBBs) program PI/coPI Meeting (NSF 16-126)  More....
  • Supporting Fundamental Research in Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) (NSF 16-123)  More.....
  • Stimulating Integrative Research in Computational Cognition (CompCog) (NSF 16-122) More....
  • NSF Support for DARPA Spectrum Collaboration Challenge (SC2) Participants (NSF 16-114) More....
  • Exploring Mechanisms to Enhance the Economic and Societal Impacts of Fundamental Advances in Information and Communications Technologies (NSF 16-106) More....
  • Grant Opportunities for Academic Liaison with Industry (GOALI) (NSF 16-099)  More...
  • Advanced Wireless Research Platforms: Sustaining U.S. Leadership in Future Wireless Technologies (NSF 16-096) More....
  • Seeking Community Input on Advanced Cyberinfrastructure (NSF 16-090) More....
  • Call for Submission of Conference Proposals to Inform the Design and Success of the Alliances and National Network for NSF Includes (NSF 16-081) More...
  • Strengthening Research Capacity at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (NSF 16-080) More...
  • Innovative Computational Infrastructure for Understanding the Brain (NSF 16-076) More...
  • Improving graduate student preparedness for entering the workforce, opportunities for supplemental support.  (NSF 16-067) More...
  • Computer Science For All (NSF 16-057)  More.....
  • National Brain Observatory:  A Phased Approach for Developing a National Research Infrastructure for Neuroscience (NSF 16-047) More....
  • CPS EAGERS Supporting Participation in the Global City Teams Challenge (NSF 16-036) More...
  • Enabling US-Netherlands Collaboration for Privacy Research (NSF 16-027)  More...
  • Integrated NSF Support Promoting Interdisciplinary Research and Education (INSPIRE) (NSF 16-023)  More...
  • Supplements to Connect CISE, EHR, and ENG Projects to Neural and Cognitive Systems (NSF 16-020) More...
  • Special Guidelines for Submitting Collaborative Proposals under the US NSF/CISE/SaTC - US-Israel BSF International Opportunity (NSF 16-019)  More...
  • Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Supplemental Funding (NSF 16-018)  More....
  • Request for Information (RFI) on Science Drivers Requiring Capable Exascale High Performance Computing (NSF 16-008) More....
  • Optics and Photonics (NSF 16-004) More....

The National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency that supports fundamental research and education across all fields of science and engineering. In fiscal year (FY) 2017, its budget is $7.5 billion. NSF funds reach all 50 states through grants to nearly 2,000 colleges, universities and other institutions. Each year, NSF receives more than 48,000 competitive proposals for funding and makes about 12,000 new funding awards.

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