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Informal Science Education (ISE)

Status: Archived

Archived funding opportunity

This document has been archived. See NSF 22-626 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.


The ISE program supports innovation in anywhere, anytime, lifelong learning, through investments in research, development, infrastructure, and capacity-building for STEM learning outside formal school settings.

Program contacts

For administrative questions contact the Program by e-mail at DRLISE@nsf.gov or phone at (703)292-8616

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