National Laboratories and User Facilities

Important Information for Proposers

A revised version of the NSF Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) (NSF 22-1), is effective for proposals submitted, or due, on or after October 4, 2021. Please be advised that, depending on the specified due date, the guidelines contained in NSF 22-1 may apply to proposals submitted in response to this funding opportunity.


National laboratory and user facilities offer chemical scientists access to unique, state-of-the-art facilities, equipment and research capabilities. Some of the instrumentation at these facilities can be operated from remote locations. More information on these facilities and how to gain access to them is available through the links below.

Program contacts

Robert L. Kuczkowski
Program Officer (703) 292-4953