Office of Grant Writing & Publications.

National Science Foundation (NSF) Nanotechnology Undergraduate Education (NUE)

Office of Grant Writing & Publications

202 Jesse Hall
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO 65211

573 882-9500 phone
573 884-8371 fax

Limited Submission Announcement

The National Science Foundation (NSF) Nanotechnology Undergraduate Education (NUE) program introduces nanoscale science, engineering, and technology into undergraduate engineering education through a variety of interdisciplinary approaches. The focus of this year's competition is on nanoscale engineering education with relevance to devices and systems or on the societal, ethical, economic, or environmental issues relevant to nanotechnology.

Because MU is limited to one application for this program, letters of intent must be submitted to the Office of Research, ltdsub@missouri.edu, no later than 4:00 p.m. on Friday, March 6, 2009. Letters of intent should be limited to a 3-page summary of the proposed project, including 1) plan to introduce or enhance nanotechnology in the undergraduate curriculum and its relevance to engineering education, 2) expected members of the interdisciplinary teams, 3) criteria to be used in evaluating the quality and impact of the project, and 4) plans to communicate the results of the project to other professionals.

Amount:

Up to $200,000 for two years.

MU Deadline:

4:00 p.m., Friday, March 6, 2009

Sponsor Deadline::

April 29, 2009

URL for more information: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2009/nsf09533/nsf09533.html

This notice is being sent to deans, directors, and chairs in health and life science disciplines. Please forward it to other faculty members who may be interested.

All limited submission announcements can be tracked by deadline via the Calendar at research.missouri.edu or by announcement date via the Limited Submissions listing at http://research.missouri.edu/ogwp/lsa.htm.