2020 EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Program Track-1: (RII Track-1)

May 12, 2020

See website for more information: https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2020/nsf20571/nsf20571.htm

Letter of intent due: July 1, 2020

Full proposal deadline: August 3, 2020

  • Only eligible EPSCoR jurisdictions (see RII eligibility) with current RII Track-1 awards that expire before October 1, 2021 and those without a current RII Track-1 award may compete in this RII Track-1 competition. Additional restrictions apply for jurisdictions that have recently regained EPSCoR eligibility after being ineligible for one or more years.
  • RII Track-1 proposals may request up to $20 million total for 5 years.
    • Funding requests must be for a duration of 5 years.
    • There is no restriction on the amount requested annually, but the total budget request may not exceed $20 million.