SSILA members may be interested in the message below from Colleen Fitzgerald, Program Director, Documenting Endangered Languages, National Science Foundation:
Dear colleagues, many of you are involved in broadening participation initiatives in linguistics and the language sciences. NSF INCLUDES is a funding initiative for which linguists at U.S. institution are eligible; this comes out of the National Science Foundation’s commitment to diversity, inclusion, and broadening participation in linguistics and other fields funded by the NSF. Preliminary proposals are due February 14th; only 1 proposal may be submitted by institution. A webinar will be held on January 12 and full information appears below.
NSF INCLUDES: Launch Pilots Preliminary Proposal Webinar
Presentation and Q&A session of program goals, requirements and instructions for NSF17-522
January 12, 2017 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Members of the NSF INCLUDES Implementation Working Group are pleased to present the second webinar on Design and Development Launch Pilots Preliminary Proposal to the current solicitation for NSF INCLUDES (NSF 17-522).
Thursday, January 12, 2017 1pm Eastern Standard Time
During this webinar, a video message from NSF Director France Córdova will provide a brief overview of the INCLUDES program, followed by a presentation of program goals, contacts, requirements and instructions for those interested in submitting a preliminary proposal to NSF for design and development launch pilots. The session will include interactive text Q&A with NSF Program Officers
The webinar is FREE but registration is required. A confirmation email with instructions for joining the session will be sent following registration.
You are encouraged to invite your colleagues to attend as well. In some cases, it may be useful to reserve a conference room in your institution and invite faculty and program administrators from across the institution to attend the webinar collectively from one location.
There will be opportunities to ask Program Officers questions and also receive tips on writing competitive NSF grant proposals. Questions may also be submitted in advance by email to NSFINLCUDES@nsf.gov
Start and End Dates:
- Thursday, January 12, 2017 1:00 -2:00 pm | Eastern Standard Time (New York, GMT-05:00) | 1 hr
Link to register:
Registration Close Date:
- Thursday, January 12, 2017
PROGRAM SOLICITATION NSF 17-522: https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2017/nsf17522/nsf17522.htm
NSF INCLUDES SPECIAL REPORT: https://www.nsf.gov/news/special_reports/nsfincludes/index.jsp
NSF INCLUDES Frequently Asked Questions: https://www.nsf.gov/publications/pub_summ.jsp?ods_key=nsf16060