NSF Town Hall Meeting at AGU

Event Type: Lectures/Panels/Discussions

When: 15 December 2016

Where: San Francisco, California, 7:30-9:00 pm

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The NSF Arctic Natural Sciences Program will hold a Town Hall meeting during the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting in San Francisco, California. The meeting will be held Thursday evening, 15 December 2016, from 7:30 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. in the Arctic Community Meeting Room, Foothill E, in the San Francisco Marriott Marquis.

This open meeting will provide an opportunity to exchange information and concerns. Topics planned for discussion include:

  • Introduction of new program officers
  • An overview of the previous year’s funding portfolio
  • A brief discussion of field facilities and opportunities
  • Discussion of the new Arctic Research Opportunities solicitation and changes to the review process
  • Challenges: Budget management, Logistics costs and availability, No-cost extensions, proposal preparation, review responses
  • Future directions for the program

For questions, please contact:
Bill Wiseman
Email: wwiseman [at] nsf.gov