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Multidisciplinary Research into Critical Infrastructure and Related Systems

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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.

Mitigation, Preparedness, Response and Recovery Regarding Disasters and Other Extreme Events


This announcement calls for multidisciplinary proposals focusing on basic research into the mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery of societies to disasters and extreme events affecting critical infrastructure and related systems.  Proposals for this announcement will be funded by:

  • The Infrastructure and Information Systems (IIS) program,  in the Directorate of Engineering (ENG), Division of Civil and Mechanical Systems (CMS),
  • The Decision, Risk and Management Sciences (DRMS) program within the Directorate of Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences (SBE), Division of Social and Economic Sciences (SES).

Program contacts

Miriam Heller
Program Director
mheller@nsf.gov (703) 292-7025
Robert E. O'Connor
Program Director
roconnor@nsf.gov (703) 292-7263 SBE/SES

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