Cross search the UCF Libraries Catalog and many of the databases, journals, magazines, newspapers and ebooks.
Public Access to Results of NSF-funded Research - NSF has developed a plan outlining a framework for activities to increase public access to scientific publications and digital scientific data resulting from research the foundation funds. (01/17/2017)
NSF Announces FastLane Changes (effective 1/30/2017) to support PAPPG 17-1 and run new/enhanced automated compliance checks on proposals.
NSF Guide to Programs - Browse funding opportunities at NSF
NSF Advanced Award Search - Find out what has been funded by NSF
DIA2 Guide - NSF Database Search Tool. Search for information by ORG structure, program, topic, and more.
NSF Proposal Tool Kit - A proposal preparation resource with instructions, templates, and samples, divided by major sections and supplemental documents. Developed by ORC Research Development team based on NSF PAPPG 17-1.
FAQs on Proposal Preparation & Award Administration - Guide created by NSF
Merit Review Facts - Important facts about the NSF merit review process
Introduction to Transformative Research - Brief introduction to potentially transformative research and its support at NSF
Introduction to Interdisciplinary Research - Guidance for investigators submitting an unsolicited interdisciplinary proposal for which there may not be a natural "home" in one of the existing NSF programs
NSF Handbook for Project Evaluation - Resource for project directors and principal investigators who will be evaluating NSF’s educational projects
Merit Review: Broader Impacts Criterion - Representative activities from NSF
Broader impacts: Improving Society - Examples and information from NSF OIA
Broader Impacts Summit - 2014 conference proceedings from NABI
Perspectives on Broader Impacts - 2014 NSF Special Report
Addressing NSF Broader Impacts - led by Dr. Debra Reinhart
Data Management Plans - Proposals submitted to NSF must include a supplementary document (2 pages max) labeled "Data Management Plan"
- 2014 CAREER presentation
DataONE Primer on Data Management - the basics of data management, arranged in the context of the data lifecycle and geared towards researchers
Data Management and Sharing FAQs - resource provided by NSF
UCF Library Support - The UCF library maintains a Data Management Libguide. You can schedule a consultation to meet with a librarian for an in-depth one on one consultation specific to your research topic.
A unique approach to supporting large, complex proposal submissions.
R: The Research Development team promises to rapidly Respond to investigator needs by immediately making ourselves available and beginning the research support process.
E: The Research Development team can Evaluate needs and available assets based on agency/RFP guidelines, existing infrastructure, collaboration requirements, and special requests (such as samples from the proposal library or FOIA requests and templates created for the specific announcement/agency).
A: The Research Development team can Assist with proposal components and coordinate efforts with the C&G team and College/Institute Administrators. Research Development can help prepare non-technical components of the proposal such as Facilities Equipment & Other Resources, Current & Pending Support, Letters of Collaboration, Biographical Sketches, Collaborators & Other Affiliations, research timeline tables, and perform searches for UCF facts and demographics/enrollment data. We can point to on-line materials that support the proposal preparation.
C: The Research Development team can Coordinate the proposal progress through meeting/communication assistance, identification and connection with collaborators/partners, document management, review coordination (editorial review, technical peer review), proposal progress scheduling, and follow-ups with collaborators.
T: The Research Development team can Track proposals through the stages of revision and finalization, and can provide post-submission evaluation.