Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE): Core Programs

The NSF CISE Directorate supports research and education projects that develop new knowledge in all aspects of computing, communications, and information science and engineering, as well as advanced cyberinfrastructure, through the following core programs:
Office of Advanced Cyberinfrastructure (OAC):

Core Research (OAC Core) program; Division of Computing and Communication Foundations (CCF):
Algorithmic Foundations (AF) program; Communications and Information Foundations (CIF) program; Foundations of Emerging Technologies (FET) program; and Software and Hardware Foundations (SHF) program; Division of Computer and Network Systems (CNS):
CNS Core (CNS Core) program; Division of Information and Intelligent Systems (IIS):
Cyber-Human Systems (CHS) program; Information Integration and Informatics (III) program; and Robust Intelligence (RI) program.

Proposers are invited to submit proposals in several project classes, which are defined as follows:
Small Projects -- up to $500,000 total budget with durations up to three years:
projects in this class may be submitted to OAC, CCF, CNS, and IIS; Medium Projects -- $500,001 to $1,200,000 total budget with durations up to four years:
projects in this class may be submitted to CCF, CNS, and IIS only; and Large Projects -- $1,200,001 to $3,000,000 total budget with durations up to five years:
projects in this class may be submitted to CNS only.

A more complete description of these project classes can be found in Section II.

Program Description of this document.
Related Programs

Computer and Information Science and Engineering

National Science Foundation

Agency: National Science Foundation

Office: National Science Foundation

Estimated Funding: $280,000,000

Who's Eligible

Relevant Nonprofit Program Categories

Obtain Full Opportunity Text:
NSF Publication 19-589

Additional Information of Eligibility:
*Who May Submit Proposals: Proposals may only be submitted by the following: -Non-profit, non-academic organizations: Independent museums, observatories, research labs, professional societies and similar organizations in the U. S. associated with educational or research activities.

-Institutions of Higher Education (IHEs) - Two- and four-year IHEs (including community colleges) accredited in, and having a campus located in the US, acting on behalf of their faculty members.Special Instructions for International Branch Campuses of US IHEs: If the proposal includes funding to be provided to an international branch campus of a US institution of higher education (including through use of subawards and consultant arrangements), the proposer must explain the benefit(s) to the project of performance at the international branch campus, and justify why the project activities cannot be performed at the US campus.

*Who May Serve as PI: By the submission deadline, any PI, co-PI, or other senior project personnel must hold either: <ul> <li>a tenured or tenure-track position, or</li> </ul> <ul> <li>a primary, full-time, paid appointment in a research or teaching position</li> </ul> at a US-based campus of an organization eligible to submit to this solicitation (see above), with exceptions granted for family or medical leave, as determined by the submitting organization.

Individuals with primary appointments at for-profit non-academic organizations or at overseas branch campuses of US IHEs are not eligible.

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