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To apply and launch a new U.S. National Science Foundation Research Traineeship Program at your research organization, view the latest solicitation.
 

Full proposals due September 6, 2022

Award information
Estimated program budget, number of awards and average award size and duration are subject to the availability of funds.

Estimated number of awards

  • Track 1 Awards: 14–16 awards each year, up to five (5) years in duration, with a total budget up to $3,000,000.
  • Track 2 Awards: 4–6 awards each year, up to five (5) years in duration, with a total budget up to $2,000,000.  

Eligibility
Proposals may only be submitted by certain types of organizations. There are also limits on the number of proposals per organization, and on the number of proposals that can be submitted by a principal investigator or co-PI. Please see the solicitation for details.

For prospective trainees interested in applying to an existing NSF Research Traineeship: 
Explore a map of recent awards
Browse all projects funded by the program

For more information, please reach out to our program contacts:

 
Program contacts

Daniel Denecke ddenecke@nsf.gov (703) 292-8072

EHR/DGE

Vinod K. Lohani vlohani@nsf.gov (703) 292-2330

EHR/DGE

Francesmary Modugno fmodugno@nsf.gov (703) 292-4952

EHR/DGE

 

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