Event ended Outreach
NRT Informational Webinars

About this event

The NSF Research Traineeship program (NRT) prerecorded informational videos to provide an overview of the NRT program and describe the key similarities and differences of the two tracks.  The aim of these webinars was to give potential principal investigators information on program announcement 16-503 by emphasizing several key features and requirements of each track. 

Links to the prerecorded sessions are listed below. These were recorded in 2015 and some information has changed. Refer to 16-503 for full details of the solicitation. Email nrt@nsf.gov with any questions. Specifically, you may want to note:

  • Priority research areas for the FY2017 competition are (1) UtB, (2) INFEWS, and (3) any other interdisciplinary research theme of national priority.
  • A letter of intent is required for both the Traineeship Track and the IGE Track, and the deadline is December 9, 2016.
  • Full proposals are due February 7, 2017.
  • The limit on number of proposals per organization is 2 for the Traineeship Track, and 2 for the IGE Track.