Fellowships for International Scientific Research
National Science Foundation is accepting applications for fellowships
to support international research opportunities for scientists
and engineers at early stages of their careers, with the goal
of establishing relationships between American and foreign scientific
groups. Research outside the foundation's focus, such as
bioscience aimed at treating a disease, is generally not supported.
is eligible: investigators who are U.S. citizens or permanent
residents as of October 8, 2002, and who have received a doctoral
degree within three years of the application date or expect to
receive a doctoral degree by March 31, 2003, the anticipated award
for applications: October 8, 2002.
amount to be awarded and number of awards: $2.5 million for
35 awards. Amount of individual awards: Last year's awards
ranged from $60,000 to $100,000; fellowships are awarded for a
period of 3 to 24 months.
submitted in response to this program announcement/solicitation
should be prepared and submitted in accordance with the general
guidelines contained in the NSF Grant Proposal Guide (GPG). The
complete text of the GPG is available electronically on the NSF
Web Site at: www.nsf.gov/cgi-bin/getpub/gpg.
copies of the GPG may be obtained from the NSF Publications Clearinghouse:
telephone (301) 947-2722, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
National Science Foundation, 4201 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington,
Virginia 22230, Tel: 703-292-5111, FIRS: 800-877-8339 | TDD: (703)
M. Randolph, Executive Director, Office of International Programs