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.

NSF INCLUDES Planning Grants Solicitation (19-600)

May 1, 2020

These grants support planning efforts necessary to build capacity to establish future centers, alliances, or other large-scale networks endeavoring to address a broadening participation challenge in STEM at scale.

  • An NSF INCLUDES Planning Grant is not a prerequisite for future NSF INCLUDES competitions.
  • Prior NSF INCLUDES funding is not required to be eligible for a Planning Grant.
  • NSF INCLUDES Design and Development Launch Pilots are encouraged to apply.

For more information, please see the full solicitation, NSF 19-600.

Planning Grant Solicitation: Pre-recorded Informational Webinar

A previously recorded informational webinar for the NSF INCLUDES Planning Grants solicitation (NSF 19-600) may be viewed here.

Other webinars may be scheduled for the INCLUDES Planning Grant Solicitation 19-600 in the future.

Upcoming Live Question and Answer Sessions

  • May 5 at 1 pm EST
  • May 28 at 3 pm EST
    • Registration information can be found on the events page of the NSF INCLUDES National Network website. Please visit the website here for more information.
  • June 9 at 1 pm EST

Registration information for these upcoming sessions will be posted shortly.