Upcoming OCE Target Date (1/29/19)
May 28, 2019
The core science programs in Chemical, Physical, and Biological Oceanography have a target date of 15 February. Because of the government shutdown we have not been available for proposal questions. Program officers are available now for any questions you have regarding preparation of proposals for this target date.
Division Director, Ocean Sciences
The U.S. National Science Foundation propels the nation forward by advancing fundamental research in all fields of science and engineering. NSF supports research and people by providing facilities, instruments and funding to support their ingenuity and sustain the U.S. as a global leader in research and innovation. With a fiscal year 2021 budget of $8.5 billion, NSF funds reach all 50 states through grants to nearly 2,000 colleges, universities and institutions. Each year, NSF receives more than 40,000 competitive proposals and makes about 11,000 new awards. Those awards include support for cooperative research with industry, Arctic and Antarctic research and operations, and U.S. participation in international scientific efforts.