NEW NSF Proposal & Award Preparation Guide -- effective Jan. 14, 2013

On October 4, 2012 NSF released a revised Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) which incorporates significant revisions to the NSF merit review criteria of Intellectual Merit and Broader Impacts. These revisions are effective for proposals submitted or due on or after January 14, 2013. 

The "document guides" in the form of short videos that allow Penn researchers to more easily access the information they need within these documents are available at this link.

Below are links to pdf's of all of the documents made available by NSF: 

1) Overview of history, process and changes:  Powerpoint slides with bulleted highlights.

2) Information for Proposers:  One page synopsis.

3) Information for Reviewers:  One page synopsis.

4) The full PAPPG (173 pages)





(posted 10.16.12)