$100 million for computing and communication research and education

10th July 2012 The synopsis for this grant opportunity is detailed below, following this paragraph. This synopsis contains all of the updates to this document that have been posted as of 07/10/2012 . If updates have been made to the…

10th July 2012

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Description of Modification

 

Document Type: Modification to Previous  Grants Notice
Funding Opportunity Number: 12-581
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Posted Date: Jul 10, 2012
Creation Date: Jul 16, 2012
Original Closing Date for Applications: Nov 30, 2012    See full solicitation for details
Current Closing Date for Applications: Dec 17, 2012    See full solicitation for details
Archive Date: Dec 30, 2016
Funding Instrument Type: Grant
Category of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and Development
Category Explanation:
Expected Number of Awards: 200
Estimated Total Program Funding: $100,000,000
Award Ceiling: $3,000,000
Award Floor: $50,000
CFDA Number(s): 47.070  —  Computer and Information Science and Engineering
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement: No

Eligible Applicants

Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled “Additional Information on Eligibility”

Additional Information on Eligibility:

Agency Name

National Science Foundation

Description

CISE’s Division of Computing and Communication Foundations (CCF) supports research and education projects that develop new knowledge in three core programs: The Algorithmic Foundations program; The Communications and Information Foundations program; and The Software and Hardware Foundations program. Proposers are invited to submit proposals in three project classes, which are defined as follows: Small Projects – up to $500,000 total budget with durations up to three years; Medium Projects – $500,001 to $1,200,000 total budget with durations up to four years; and Large Projects – $1,200,001 to $3,000,000 total budget with durations up to five years. A more complete description of the three project classes can be found in section II. Program Description of this document.CISE investments in Small, Medium and Large projects complement the directorate investments in the Expeditions in Computing program, http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=503169&org=CISE&from=home. Expeditions projects are funded at levels of up to $10,000,000 total for durations up to 5 years.

Link to Additional Information

NSF Publication 12-581

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