National Science Foundation Proposal Preparation Basics
This series of seminars sponsored by Society of Research Administrators, International and hosted locally by the Office of the Executive Vice President for Research will explore issues related to obtaining funding from the National Science Foundation (NSF). Lunch will be provided for those who RSVP (852-2454) by noon September 10, 2010.
Sep 14, 2010
from 11:00 am to 03:30 pm
|Where||Belknap, Shumaker Research Building, Room 139|
|Contact Name||Research Integrity|
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The half day workshop webinar will feature:
Jean Feldman, Head, Policy Office
Beth Strausser, Senior Policy Specialist, Policy Office
NSF Proposal Preparation Basics, Part 1 (90 minutes)
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Eastern Time
This first session will provide an introduction to the National Science Foundation, its mission, organization and overarching policy requirements. We will also delve into the proposal preparation process as outlined in the NSF Proposal and Award Policies and Procedures Guide (PAPPG) including the types of funding opportunities used by NSF, components of an NSF proposal, budgetary guidelines and more.
Lunch Break (90 minutes)
12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time
Representatives from Sponsored Program Development, Sponsored Programs Grants Administration and Research Integrity will be on hand to answer your questions about applying for funding from NSF.
Lunch will be provided for those who RSVP (852-2454) by noon Sept 10, 2010.
NSF Proposal Preparation Basics, Part 2 (90 minutes)
2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Eastern Time
This second session will cover the merit review process at NSF which ensures that proposals are submitted and reviewed in a fair, competitive, transparent and in-depth manner. This session will also cover much of what you need to know when it comes to managing NSF awards including situations that require NSF approval, reporting requirements as well as other administrative, statutory and regulatory requirements.