New NSF Solicitation:
National Science Foundation
Posted October 21, 2016
The National Science Foundation (NSF) and the U.K. Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) have announced that they will jointly fund as much as $25 million in research, and make available additional funding for associated logistical support, to understand a massive Antarctic glacier whose collapse could significantly affect global sea level.
NSF and NERC issued a solicitation for proposals to support fieldwork and modeling in the vicinity of West Antarctica's Thwaites Glacier and the adjacent Amundsen Sea. View the solicitation (NSF 17-505) on the NSF web site.
The full NSF press release can also be found on the NSF web site:
The Full Proposal Deadline date is March 01, 2017.
General inquiries regarding this program should be made to: