Interdisciplinary Research (IDR)
ENG Unsolicited Cross-Divisional Interdisciplinary Research (IDR)
For FY 2012, researchers interested in submitting interdisciplinary proposals may submit them through the newly announced NSF-wide CREATIV mechanism. Below are Dear Colleague Letter (DCL) and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) documents related to this mechanism. The DCL includes a useful link to an information webcast that took place on November 9, 2011 and is archived on the url provided.
CREATIV Dear Colleague Letter: /pubs/2012/nsf12011/nsf12011.jsp
CREATIV Frequently Asked Questions: /pubs/2012/nsf12012/nsf12012.jsp
IDR Coordinators for Engineering Directorate Divisions are:
For general information about Interdisciplinary Research at NSF please visit: