NSF: Advancing Digitization of Biodiversity Collections (ADBC) NSF 15-576
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 only submit only one Thematic Collections Networks (TCN) proposal as the lead organization.
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 (
NSF indicates that a Letter of Intent is NOT REQUIRED and a full proposal is due by October 12, 2018. For more information: https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2015/nsf15576/nsf15576.htm