Accessibility Accommodations

The NSF Office of Equity and Civil Rights (OECR) is available to assist individuals with disabilities who require reasonable and/or accessibility accommodations to participate fully in virtual meetings. Accommodations may include one or more of the following:

  • Real-time captioning
  • Onsite or Remote Communication Access Real-time Translation (CART)
  • Video remote interpreting (VRI)
  • Onsite sign language interpreting services
  • Other assistive technologies
  • Assistance for persons with limited English proficiency 

For those who require assistance with accommodations, please call (703) 292-8020 or send an email to OECR at and copy the meeting organizer/program director. Please contact OECR at least 14 working days before your meeting date to allow sufficient time to coordinate arrangements.

Persons who are deaf/hard of hearing or TDD users may call (703) 292-5090 or (800) 281-8749.