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Program Details

NSF: Advancing Digitization of Biodiversity Collections NSF15-576

This program seeks to enhance and expand the national resource of digital data documenting existing vouchered biological and paleontological collections and to advance scientific knowledge by improving access to digitized information (including images) residing in vouchered scientific collections across the United States.

USC may submit only one TCN proposal may be submitted by any one organization as the lead organization. (Organizations may be involved in more than one collaborative effort as a non-lead proposal.)

Your application submission MUST be coordinated with the Office of the Vice President for Research. Please send a two page abstract via email to Richard White ( by September 9, 2017. In addition to the 2-page abstract, you should also submit a biosketch for the PI.

NSF indicates that a Letter of Intent is not required and that a final proposal is due by Oct 13, 2017. For more information:

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