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University of Wisconsin–Madison

NSF Advancing Informal STEM Learning (AISL) 2018

To:Chairs and Administrators, Departments in the Biological, Physical and Social Sciences; Associate Deans for Research; College/School Research Administrators
From:Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research & Graduate Education
Date:July 28, 2017
Subject:NSF Advancing Informal STEM Learning (AISL) NSF 17-573

Deadline

Deadline for Internal Review:September 11, 2017

Project Description

The Advancing Informal STEM Learning (AISL) program seeks to advance new approaches to and evidence-based understanding of the design and development of STEM learning opportunities for the public in informal environments; provide multiple pathways for broadening access to and engagement in STEM learning experiences; and advance innovative research on and assessment of STEM learning in informal environments.

The program supports six types of projects:

(1) Pilots and Feasibility Studies

(2) Research in Service to Practice

(3) Innovations in Development

(4) Broad Implementation

(5) Literature Reviews, Syntheses, or Meta-analyses

(6) Conferences

Please refer to Program Solicitation for Detailed Project Descriptions

Amount: 

Duration of Award:

Number of Awards:   60 to 85

Eligibility

An individual may be included as a PI or Co-PI on no more than 3 proposals.
UW-Madison may submit up to 3 proposals to the AISL program.

Website

Internal Competition Application Instructions

Applications for Internal Review

To submit your application, follow this link: https://inic-uwmadison.fluidreview.com/

Please provide a project overview of no more than 3 pages using the NSF Program Solicitation as guidance, and include the AISL project type.

Sponsor Deadlines

Applications are due to NSF by November 06, 2017.

Questions?

Contact Dave Schuster (608) 263-7274 or email grants@research.wisc.edu.