NSF: Partnerships for Innovation (PFI) NSF 19-506
This program funds technology translation and development based on prior NSF-funded research projects from all science and engineering disciplines supported by NSF.The The Research Partnerships (PFI-RP) track track requires the creation and implementation of new multidisciplinary, multi-organization partnerships between academia, industry and other public and private entities to pursue new innovative technology development projects. PFI-RP projects will be funded for up to $550,000 for 36 months. Approximately 10-15 awards are anticipated.
USC may submit one (1) new or resubmitted PFI-RP proposal to this solicitation. 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 August 05, 2020. For more information: https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2019/nsf19506/nsf19506.htm