EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Track 4: EPSCoR Research Fellows (RII Track-4)

December 19, 2017

More information:  https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2018/nsf18526/nsf18526.htm

The following EPSCoR jurisdictions are RII-eligible for the FY 2018 RII Track-4 competition:  Arkansas, Kansas, Nebraska, Oklahoma,  and South Dakota

Full Proposal Deadline: March 13, 2018

  • There is a limit of three proposals from each submitting organization.
  • Principal Investigators (PIs) must either be non-tenured faculty at an institution of higher education or hold an early-career career-track appointment at an eligibile non-degree-granting institution. In all cases, the PI’s primary appointment must be at the submitting institution. No co-PIs are allowed.
  • Host sites for fellowship projects must be located within the United States, its territories, or possessions. Host sites may be a government laboratory, a Federally Funded Research and Development Center (FFRDC), a commercial or non-profit research center, or an academic institution.

RII Track-4 provides opportunities for non-tenured investigators to further develop their individual research potential through extended collaborative visits to the nation’s premier private, governmental, or academic research centers.