Author Archives: CIRCL Admin


For PIs who are in their first academic position post-PhD: NSF’s Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) Research Initiation Initiative (CRII) solicitation encourages potentially transformational proposals to help increase its investments in the development and growth of the research capabilities of future generations of computer and information scientists and engineers, including computational and data […]

DCL: Growing Convergence Research at NSF

Growing Convergence Research at the National Science Foundation (NSF) is one of 10 Big Ideas for Future NSF Investments. NSF seeks to highlight the value of convergence as a process for catalyzing new research directions and advancing scientific discovery and innovation. The Dear Colleague Letter: Growing Convergence Research at NSF describes an initial set of […]

RPP Workshop & Newsletter

If you are a scientist wanting to connect your broader impacts public engagement work with a longer-term learning research agenda, a learning scientist seeking to develop a collaborative study in an informal STEM learning context, or a science communicator or informal science education professional wanting to build on and contribute to the evidence base on […]

Noyce Proposal Preparation Webinars

AAAS and the National Science Foundation (NSF) invite you to participate in a 90-minute proposal preparation webinar for the NSF Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program. The webinars will be presented by NSF program staff. Proposals are due on August 29, 2017. Webinar times: April 24 (Monday) / Noon to 1:30 pm May 4 (Thursday) / […]

NSF DCL on Cyberinfrastructure Vision and Strategy

NSF has launched an effort to refresh the Foundation’s cyberinfrastructure vision and strategy, as the current activity, Cyberinfrastructure Framework for 21st Century Science and Engineering (CIF21), completes its final year. NSF seeks input on scientific challenges, associated cyberinfrastructure needs, and bold ideas to advance research frontiers over the next decade and beyond. Contributions are invited […]

STEM for All Video Showcase

May 15-22 More than 150 projects will showcase three-minute videos of their innovative work broadening participation and access to STEM in the 2017 STEM for All Video Showcase on May 15-22. This year’s theme is Research & Design for Impact. Researchers, practitioners, administrators, policy makers and the general public are invited to view the videos […]

NSF INCLUDES Video Showcase

March 20-27 Please join us at the NSF INCLUDES Video Showcase! During anytime of the day during this week you can: View the videos and engage in online conversations with the presenters Provide your questions, comments and constructive feedback Share the site with your collegial and social media networks Thirty-six NSF-funded INCLUDES projects showcase three-minute […]

Citizen Science

Citizen science is the practice of public participation and collaboration in scientific research or scientific exploration to increase scientific knowledge.