menu 1
menu 2
menu 3
menu 4
   

dg.o Web

NSF, intelligence community fund anti-terrorism research
New program announcement from the Directorate of Mathematical and Physical Sciences offers July deadline
By
DGRC Communications Manager

Latest DG News

" dg.o2005 Convenes May 16-18 in Atlanta
" dg.o2005 Issues Call for Papers
" IEEE ISI Issues Call for Papers
" DG Study Calibrates Mediation
" Swapping Secrets of the Double Helix
" FirstGov BUZZ Reports on Tsunami Relief Work
" UK and DO-Wire Launch e-Gov Best Practices wiki
" DG Team Develops "Virtual Agora" for e-Gov
" Mapping for Times of Crisis
" Exploring Detection of Crisis Hotspots
" Report: Mass eMail Campaigns Harmful
" Scenario-Based Designs for Stat Studies
" US, EU Explore Info Integration
" DG Team Develops Digital Interpreter
" DG Study Gives Teeth to FBI
" Research Smooths Road for Small Businesses
" DG Researchers Parsing in Tongues
" e-Gov Journal Issus Call for Articles

" See all news stories

Contribute to dgOnline

The National Science Foundation's Directorate for Mathematical and Physical Sciences has teamed with the intelligence community to back cutting-edge research efforts on methods of combatting terrorism.

The program announcement, geared towards researchers in disciplines supported by the MPS Divisions of Astronomical Sciences, Chemistry, Materials Research, Mathematical Sciences and Physics, offers potentially $3.5 million in funding in FY 2003 distributed among 35 to 50 awards, including SGERs and workshops.

The Approaches to Combat Terrorism (ACT) program does not require cost-sharing, but other limitations apply: SGER proposals are limited to $100,000, and workshops may include $50,000 per workshop.

Supplement, SGER and workshop proposals are due due by 5 p.m proposer's local time on July 17, 2003, and a grantees conference is scheduled for spring, 2004 in Washington, DC.