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Programs and Funding Opportunities

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Arctic Research Opportunities
bullet Arctic Natural Sciences Program
bullet Arctic Observing Network  (AON)
bullet Arctic Research Support and Logistics Program
bullet Arctic Social Sciences Program
bullet Arctic System Science (ARCSS) Program
Postdoctoral Fellowships in Polar Regions Research
Arctic SEES (ArcSEES)
Climate Process and Modeling Teams (CPT) Crosscutting
Documenting Endangered Languages (DEL)
Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER) Crosscutting
Ocean Acidification (OA)
Organization of Projects on Environmental Research in the Arctic (OPERA)
Ship-based Science Technical Support in the Arctic

Featured NSF-wide Programs

Cyber-Enabled Discovery and Innovation NSF Wide Flag

Major Research Instrumentation Program: NSF Wide Flag

NSF Science, Engineering and Education for Sustainability Fellows NSF Wide Flag

Science of Learning Centers NSF Wide Flag

Sustainability Research Networks Competition NSF Wide Flag

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Recently Announced Funding Opportunities See All

Innovation Corps Sites Program
(NSF  12-604) Posted August 30, 2012

Innovation Corps Teams Program
(NSF  12-602) Posted August 28, 2012

NSF Science, Engineering and Education for Sustainability Fellows
(NSF  12-601) Posted August 27, 2012

Ocean Acidification
(NSF  12-600) Posted August 16, 2012

Graduate Research Fellowship Program
(NSF  12-599) Posted August 16, 2012

Upcoming Due Dates See All

Research Experiences for Undergraduates
(NSF  12-569) Full Proposal: September 12, 2012, Deadline for REU Site proposals except for those requiring access to Antarctica

Arctic SEES
(NSF  12-553) Full Proposal: September 14, 2012

Documenting Endangered Languages
(NSF  11-554) Full Proposal: September 15, 2012

Industry/University Cooperative Research Centers Program
(NSF  12-516) Full Proposal: September 28, 2012

EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Program Track-1:
(NSF  12-563) Full Proposal: October 3, 2012

News See All

National Science Foundation Realignment Plans
Released September 7, 2012
Press Statement
image of the Arctic ice UD Scientist Sees Arctic Ice Loss Firsthand
Released August 27, 2012
News From the Field
meltwater rivers, Greenland ice sheet Greenland Melting Breaks Record Four Weeks Early
Released August 15, 2012
News From the Field
image of Arctic sea ice How Do They Do It? Predictions Are in for Arctic Sea Ice Low Point
Released August 14, 2012
News From the Field
composite photograph of a GNET GPS unit GPS Can Now Measure Ice Melt, Change in Greenland Over Months Rather Than Years
Released July 24, 2012
News From the Field
News thumbnail of glacier Greenland Glacier Loses Ice
Released July 17, 2012
News From the Field
image of researchers with core Arctic Climate More Vulnerable Than Thought, Maybe Linked to Antarctic Ice-sheet Behavior
Released June 21, 2012
News From the Field
The Antarctic and Arctic from space. IPY scientific publications list available online
Updated August 10, 2007

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