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NSF: Partnerships for Innovation (PFI) Research Partnerships (PFI-RP) track NSF 19-506

This solicitation... offers researchers from all disciplines of science and engineering funded by NSF the opportunity to perform translational research and technology development, catalyze partnerships and accelerate the transition of discoveries from the laboratory to the marketplace for societal benefit.

While this solicitation offers two broad tracks for proposals in pursuit of the aforementioned goals, the Technology Translation (PFI-TT) track is NOT institutionally limited, BUT the Research Partnerships (PFI-RP) track that is limited to one application per institution.

Your Research Partnerships (PFI-RP) track 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 January 4, 2022.. 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 a full proposal is due by January 12, 2022.

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