NSF CAREER Solicitation and Information Session

NSF Faculty Career Early Development Program (CAREER)
NSF Program Solicitation NSF 15-555

The NSF CAREER program provides stable support at a sufficient level and duration to enable awardees to develop careers as outstanding researchers and educators who effectively integrate teaching, learning, and discovery.

Proposal Deadlines

7/21/2015       BIO, CISE, HER
7/22/2015       ENG
7/23/2015       GEO, MPS, SBE

All proposal components are due to ORSP five working days before the NSF proposal deadline.

NSF CAREER Proposal Mentoring

Proposal Mentoring is available upon request. One or more previous NSF CAREER award winners from UM will discuss your proposal idea, review proposal drafts, and provide coaching and suggestions for a more effective proposal. Those wishing to receive this service should notify ORSP as soon as possible, and no later than June 1, 2015.

Information Session

An information session will be held Thursday, April 16, from 9am to 10am in Weir Hall Room 107. All UM faculty considering proposing to the NSF Career program are encouraged to attend. Sign up at http://www.research.olemiss.edu/upcoming-presentations.

The full NSF solicitation is available at http://www.nsf.gov/publications/pub_summ.jsp?WT.z_pims_id=503214&ods_key=nsf15555

FAQ: http://www.nsf.gov/publications/pub_summ.jsp?ods_key=nsf15057