NSF Broader Impact & Career Grant Workshops

Achieving Broader Impacts in Research – A Symposium on March 31

What are Broader Impacts and why should scientists care? Have you ever submitted a great research proposal that promises high value to society but it has been rejected? One possible reason might be that it doesn’t provide enough information about how society will benefit from your research, specifically underserved and diverse communities. This is where broader impacts enter.

The National Science Foundation (NSF) and other federal research agencies are increasingly emphasizing the need to justify not only the “intellectual merit” of proposed research, but also its “broader impacts.” The Read more


Workshops for NSF Career Grants

If you are planning on writing an NSF CAREER grant this year, please sign up for the Broader Impacts: For NSF Career Awards and NSF Career Grant Writing Workshop.

Broader Impacts for NSF Career Awards
March 31, 2017 at 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Location: HSEB Rm. 1750

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has seen an increase in research that broadly impacts society and diverse communities. Due to the important initiative of this research, the Broader Impacts for NSF Career Awards workshop was developed to help researchers incorporate broader impacts into Read more


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