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KANSAS NSF EPSCoR MAPS - First Awards - In Microbiome ResearchPDF (175 KB)

Kansas NSF EPSCoR is announcing a new funding opportunity for First Awards in the area of microbiome research. The First Award program helps early career faculty become competitive for funding from the research directorates at the National Science Foundation by: 1) encouraging early career faculty to submit proposals to the NSF (or other federal funding agency) as soon as possible after their first faculty appointment, and 2) by accelerating the pace of their research and the quality of their subsequent proposals.

Submission Deadline:
Letters of Intent due by 5:00 pm on Wednesday, October 31st, 2018.
Full proposals due by 5:00 pm on Thursday, December 20th, 2018 - Please note new proposal submission details included in the RFP.


First Awards in Microbiome Research RFP - PDF
NSF EPSCoR Cover Sheet - MS EXCEL
NSF EPSCoR Budget Form - MS EXCEL
Timeline Example - PDF



KANSAS NSF EPSCoR MAPS - Research & Education Innovation (REI) Awards - In Microbiome ResearchPDF (175 KB)

Kansas NSF EPSCoR is announcing a funding opportunity for REI Awards in the area of microbiome research. REI Awards are for small projects that will either allow for networking and planning or for the immediate pursuit of larger projects for developing new transformational concepts. These are awarded for both research and education, given their close relationship. These awards are in the same spirit as and share goals with NSF EAGER (Early Concept Grants for Exploratory Research) awards, for high risk/high gain research ideas.

Submission Deadline:
New REI Funding Opportunity coming soon


Research & Education Innovation (REI) Awards RFP - PDF
NSF EPSCoR Budget Form - MS EXCEL
Timeline Example - PDF




Invite an NSF Program Officer to Kansas

NSF Program Officers from different Directorates can be invited to Kansas to meet with faculty. Please contact KS NSF EPSCoR for more information.
Examples of other NSF Outreach opportunities can be found at Fastlane Outreach.



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