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Limited Submission Announcement

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National Science Foundation (NSF)


National Science Foundation Research Traineeship Program (NRT)

Campus Deadline:


External Deadline:

Letter of Intent (required): December 6, 2017 | 5:00 PM CT
Full Proposal:  February 6, 2018 | 5:00 PM CT

Web Address:


Funding Amount:

Up to $3,000,000


An organization may participate in two proposals per competition.

The NSF Research Traineeship (NRT) program is designed to encourage the development and implementation of bold, new, and potentially transformative models for STEM graduate education training. The NRT program seeks proposals that explore ways for graduate students in research-based master’s and doctoral degree programs to develop the skills, knowledge, and competencies needed to pursue a range of STEM careers.

Post Date: 10/30/17