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CINR Funding Opportunity Announcement Released

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - Calls and Awards, Announcement, Newsletter
NSUF has eight work scopes open for proposals ranging from researching in-reactor instrumentation to high performance computing.

The Department of Energy Office of Nuclear Energy (DOE-NE) has released the FY 2020 Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) for Consolidated Innovative Nuclear Research (DE-FOA-0002128). Official copies of the documents are available at grants.gov. Applications are to be submitted to neup.gov.

The Nuclear Science User Facilities (NSUF) has eight work scopes in the FOA:

NSUF 1 and 2 work scopes can be led by university, national laboratory, or industry principal investigators. FC-2.5 must be led by a university principal investigator. All NSUF 2 work scopes are access only and do not include research and development funding. 

CINR Schedule

All deadlines are 7 p.m. ET

For all PIs

September 4, 2019Letter of Intent (Mandatory only for NSUF Applications)
September 24, 2019R&D/NSUF Pre-Applications (Mandatory except for IRPs)
November 21, 2019NSUF Preliminary Statement of Work
January 23, 2020NSUF Final Statement of Work
February 11, 2020

Full R&D Applications

For Partner Institution Technical Leads (not PIs from partner institutions)

December 5, 2019Preliminary cost estimate
January 30, 2020Final cost esimates



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