Date Open: 
06/19/2014
Sponsor: 
National Science Foundation
ORD Notice of Intent Deadline: 
09/03/2021
Agency Deadline: 
02/22/2022
Limit per Institution: 
1
Important Notes: 
if interested in this opportunity, email research.development@oregonstate.edu by Friday, September 3 (or sooner).   
Source: 
External

National Science Foundation- Ethical and Responsible Research (ER2) program.   NSF-19-609

 

Office for Research Development Letter of Intent submission deadline:

  • LOI to ORD:  Friday, September 3   
  •  Agency Deadline:  February 22, 2022  (February 22, Annually Thereafter)
  • Anticipated Funding Amount:  $3,550,000

Estimated Number of Awards: 6-8

Limit on Number of Proposals per Organization: 1

Brief Synopsis of Program:

ER2 research projects will use basic research to produce knowledge about what constitutes or promotes responsible or irresponsible conduct of research, and how to best instill this knowledge into researchers and educators at all career stages. In some cases, projects will include the development of interventions to ensure ethical and responsible research conduct.

The general guidance for the preparation of letters of intent to the Research Office:

COVER SHEET (1 page)

  • Solicitation Name and Descriptive Title - please use an 11 point or higher font with one inch margins.
  • Project Summary:  3 or 4 sentences or bullet points that provide an overview of the objective of your proposed research, how you plan to do it, and the expected outcome.
  • Unique Aspects:  3 or 4 sentences or bullet points that highlight how your research/approach is different/better.
  • Key PI/co-PIs:  5 or 6 sentences or bullet points that highlight team expertise as it relates to the project.
  • Budget:  Example:  The total cost of the project is anticipated to be $ X, with $ Y being requested from the NSF.  NSF funds will be used for: $ A for personnel; $ B for operations, and $ C for broader impacts/subcontracts etc. 
  • Justification for NSF support: One paragraph explaining why this research fits with the RFP and strategic goals of NSF. 

 

PROJECT DESCRIPTION (1- 2 pages) - please use an 11 point or higher font with one inch margins.

Problem statement: Clear and concise statement of

  • Research question(s) and how the project will address the research question(s);
  • Proposed activities: Describe the project to be undertaken and provide the technical specifications of the research activities and timelines that will be undertaken.
  • How the proposed research can lead to the advancement of research/knowledge in this area.
  • Expected results: Describe the outcome you anticipate from the research.
  • Abbreviated CV or biographical sketch of the principal investigator – separate page
  • Optional - Suggest one or two names to serve on the internal review committee.

 

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