This Research Infrastructure Improvement, Track 4: EPSCoR Research Fellows (RII Track-4) solicitation provides an opportunity for non-tenured faculty or those in closely similar positions to spend extended periods of time at the nation’s premier research facilities. The fellowship period may be used to initiate new collaborative partnerships, to continue existing ones, or to make use of unique equipment not available at the PI’s home institution. Any research topic within NSF’s traditional portfolio will be considered for support. The fellowship host site may be any academic, governmental, commercial, or non-profit research facility within the United States or its territories.
Limited number of submissions per institution, special restrictions apply. Full details at https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2017/nsf17509/nsf17509.htmInformational webinar on RII Track-4: EPSCoR Research Fellows (RII Track-4)
Letter of Intent Deadline Date: due by 5 p.m. submitter's local time, January 10, 2017
Full Proposal Deadline Date: due by 5 p.m. submitter's local time, February 10, 2017
RII Track-2 FEC builds interjurisdictional collaborative teams of EPSCoR investigators in scientific focus areas consistent with NSF priorities. Projects are investigator-driven and must include researchers from at least two RII-eligible jurisdictions. The development of diverse early-career faculty is a critical component of this sustainable Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics capacity. For FY 2017, RII Track-2 FEC proposals are invited on a single topic: Genomes to Phenomes.
Special restrictions apply. Full details at https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2017/nsf17503/nsf17503.pdfInformational webinar on RII Track-2 Focused EPSCoR Collaborations
NSF Program Officers from different Directorates can be invited to Kansas to meet with faculty.
Please contact KS NSF EPSCoR for more information.