Focus on the National Science Foundation (NSF)

Friday, September 15 2017 @ 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM

University Library (UL) ,1126

Audience: Faculty, Staff and Students


Sponsored by the following divisions of the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research: Proposal Development Services and the STEM Education Innovation and Research Institute. This session serves as an introduction to preparing grant proposals for submission to the National Science Foundation (NSF). Topics to be discussed include the origins and mission of NSF, budgetary trends at NSF, the organizational structure of NSF, the mechanics of preparing proposals for NSF funding, the proposal review process at NSF, STEM education and workforce development priorities at NSF, and the role of assessment and evaluation in NSF-funded projects. Food and drink are permitted in the session venue.

This event is sponsored by the IUPUI Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research . If you have questions about this event please contact the office at (317) 274-1020 or by email at