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NSF Regional Grants Conference

About this event

The second National Science Foundation Regional Grants Conference of fiscal year 2007 will be hosted by Oklahoma State University on March 19 - 20, 2007 in Oklahoma City, with optional FastLane workshops on March 18th.

Key officials representing each NSF program directorate, administrative office, the NSF Office of the Inspector General, the Office of International Science and Engineering and the NSF Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) 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 key 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.