About the series
The NSF Grants Conference scheduled for October 21-22, 2013 in Denver, CO has been cancelled. NSF is working to reschedule the conference for spring 2014.
The first National Science Foundation Grants Conference of fiscal year 2014, will be hosted by Colorado State University on October 21-22, 2013.
Key officials representing each NSF program directorate, administrative office, Office of General Counsel, and Office of the Inspector General will participate in this two-day conference. The conference is considered a must, particularly for new faculty, researchers, educators and administrators who want to gain insight into a wide range of important and timely issues at NSF including: the state of current funding; the proposal and award process; and current and recently updated policies and procedures.
Topics covered include:
- Introduction to NSF;
- NSF's proposal preparation and merit review process;
- Award management;
- Conflict of interest policies;
- New programs and initiatives;
- Cross-disciplinary and special interest programs; and
- Breakout sessions by discipline.
Registration is now available on the conference website.