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Enhancing Access to the Radio Spectrum (EARS)

Status: Archived

Archived funding opportunity

This document has been archived. See NSF 24-549 for the latest version.

Important information for proposers

All proposals must be submitted in accordance with the requirements specified in this funding opportunity and in the NSF Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) that is in effect for the relevant due date to which the proposal is being submitted. It is the responsibility of the proposer to ensure that the proposal meets these requirements. Submitting a proposal prior to a specified deadline does not negate this requirement.

Addressing Future Challenges


The National Science Foundation's Directorates for Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE), Engineering (ENG), and Mathematical and Physical Sciences (MPS) are coordinating efforts to identify bold new concepts with the potential to contribute towards significant improvements in the efficiency of radio spectrum utilization, protection of passive sensing services, and the ability for traditionally underserved Americans to benefit from current and future wireless-enabled goods and services. This EARS program solicitation seeks to fund innovative collaborative research addressing large-scale challenges that transcend the traditional boundaries of existing programs.

Program contacts

Wenjing Lou
wlou@nsf.gov (703) 292-8950
Thyagarajan Nandagopal
tnandago@nsf.gov (703) 292-8950 TIP/ITE
Chengshan Xiao
cxiao@nsf.gov (703) 292-4753
Hao Ling
hling@nsf.gov (703) 292-2210
Lawrence S. Goldberg
lgoldber@nsf.gov (703) 292-8339
Glen Langston
glangsto@nsf.gov (703) 292-4937 MPS/AST

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