Sponsored Programs Administration

Limited Submission Announcement


Please follow the MU Limited Submission Procedures to be considered for a limited submission program.

Sponsor:

National Science Foundation (NSF)

Announcement:

Major Research Instrumentation Program (MRI)

Campus Deadline:

10/09/2017

External Deadline:

Wednesday January 10, 2018  | 5PM CT

Web Address:

https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2015/nsf15504/nsf15504.pdf

Funding Amount:

$100,000 -  $4 million

Notes:

Limit on Number of Proposals: 3.  If three proposals are submitted, at least one of the proposals must be for instrument development (Track 2) (i.e., no more than two proposals may be for instrument acquisition [Track 1]).

 

Acquisition (Track 1): For the purchase or upgrade of a generally available, yet sophisticated, instrument with little or no modification. Award period up to three years.

 

Development (Track 2): For a new or extensively upgraded instrument with potentially transformative use (i.e., performance in new areas of research or as a commercial product). Award period up to five years.

 

Cost-sharing of precisely 30% of the total project cost  is required.

Post Date: 09/19/17