The NCAR Directorate is requesting proposals for FY13 NCAR Directorate Diversity Funds. Please go to the RFP web page link below for more details and supporting documentation.
PERIOD OF PERFORMANCE: Up to 24 months. The project must begin in FY13 and may extend into the following fiscal year if required.
MAXIMUM REQUEST PER PROPOSAL: $40,000 (total for entire period of performance)
CO-SPONSORSHIP: Preferred and evaluated in the review process. Please note that regular staff salary may not be counted toward co-sponsorship.
FUNDING LIMITS PER PROJECT: Typically, a project is limited to no more than 2 rounds of funding.
INTER-LAB COLLABORATION, AND COLLABORATION WITH EXTERNAL PARTNERS: Encouraged but not required.
NO-COST EXTENSIONS: subject to approval. Projects may not exceed a 30 month period of performance.
Final Proposals will be reviewed by a review panel convened by the NCAR Diversity Committee and made up of committee members with no conflict of interest. The review panel will provide proposal review and ranking recommendations to the NCAR Executive Committee. The NCAR Executive Committee will make the final award decisions.