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NSF seeking proposals: Innovations at the Nexus of Food, Energy and Water Systems

Deadline: March 06 2017

Updated: February 02 2017

National Science Foundation in Arlington VA is seeking proposals to the program on Innovations at the Nexus of Food, Energy and Water Systems

Amount: $2,500,000 per award maximum total for 3 years ($40 M is projected to be spent in total)

- Three PIs from three distinct NSF directorates (seeking PIs from Social, Behavioral & Economic Sciences)
- Integration across the three disciplines from the three directorates
- A systems approach
- Attention to food, energy, and water systems (not just one or two)
- Placement into one of three tracks
-- system modeling or
-- visualization and decision support or
-- system solutions (the track that seems most reception to proposals with SBE sciences in the lead)