Limited Submission Programs - NSF - Census Research Network (NCRN)

Summary of Opportunity
NSF - Census Research Network (NCRN) [PDF]
OSP Deadline 02/10/11
Funding Agency Deadline 02/16/11
Funding or Award Criteria

Program Description: The NSF – Census Research Network will provide support for a set of research nodes, each of which will be staffed by a team of scientists conducting interdisciplinary research and educational activities on methodological questions of interest and significance to the broader research community and to the Federal Statistical System, particularly the U.S. Census Bureau.  The activities will be expected to advance both fundamental and applied knowledge as well as further the training of current and future generations of researchers in research skills of relevance to the measurement of economic units, households, and persons. 


An individual may participate as PI, Co-PI, or Senior Personnel in at most two proposals.  If an individual is listed as PI, Co-PI, or Senior Personnel on three or more proposals, all of those proposals will be returned without review.


Applicable Field(s)  
Number of Nominees Allowed

TWO as the lead organization

Required Internal Review Documents

Associate Deans or Designates must submit the following materials electronically to no later than 4:30 p.m. on Monday, December 13, 2010 (NOTE: submissions directly from PIs will not be accepted):   

  1. Dean's or ORU Director's (or designates) Letter of Nomination with rankings and justification
  2. Two page maximum lay abstract describing the aims of/needs for of the proposed project. 
  3. PI's Biosketch/CV

Each college may submit 2 applications. 

Nominee(s) Selected to Advance Drs. Keri Stephens and Talia Stroud of Communications Studies
Posting Date 11/09/10