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Limited Submission Announcement

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National Science Foundation (NSF)


Improving Undergraduate STEM Education: Pathways into Geoscience  (IUSE: GEOPATHS)

Campus Deadline:


External Deadline:

Letter of Intent | August 18, 2017  5:00PM CT
Full Proposal | October 10, 2017 5:00PM CT

Web Address:


Funding Amount:

Average award size is expected to be between $300,000 and $350,000.


An organization may serve as sole submitting institution or as lead institution of a collaborative project on only one submission per competition

NSF’s Improving Undergraduate STEM Education (IUSE) initiative, launched in Fiscal Year 2014, supports a coherent set of investments to address immediate challenges and opportunities that are facing undergraduate STEM education, as well as those that anticipate new structures (e.g. organizational changes, new methods for certification or credentialing, course re-conception, cyberlearning, etc.) and new functions of the undergraduate learning and teaching enterprise.

Post Date: 07/11/17