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National Science Foundation Regional Grants Conference
Hosted by Jackson State University
 October 5-6, 2009 

Jackson Marriott
200 E. Amite Street
Jackson, MS 39201

The first National Science Foundation Regional Grants Conference of fiscal year 2010 will be held in Jackson, Mississippi and hosted by Jackson State University on October 5-6, 2009.
Key representatives from the National Science Foundation (NSF), as well as your colleagues - faculty, researchers, and grant administrators - representing colleges and universities from around the U.S. will participate.
This two-day conference is a must, especially for new faculty, researchers, educators and administrators who want to gain key insight into a wide range of current issues at NSF including the state of current funding; new and current policies and procedures; and pertinent administrative issues. NSF program officers representing each NSF directorate will be on hand to provide up-to-date information about specific funding and answer your questions.
Highlights include:
  • New programs and initiatives;
  • Future directions and strategies for national science policy;
  • Proposal preparation;
  • NSF's merit review process;
  • Cross-disciplinary and special interest programs;
  • Conflict of interest policies;
  • Breakout sessions by discipline.
To register for the conference, click on the Register button located at the top of the page.

Contact Us:
For registration and general questions:
Phone: 703-465-2683
For NSF Policy questions:
Phone: 703-292-8243