Funding agency: 
National Science Foundation
 
Letter of Intent Due Date(s) (required) (due by 5 p.m. submitter's local time): 
 
     May 31, 2022
 
Letter of Intent (required for Phase 1 Full Proposals only)
 
Full Proposal Deadline(s) (due by 5 p.m. submitter's local time):
 
     July 20, 2022
 
Phase 1 Full Proposals
 
     August 29, 2023
 

Phase 2 Full Proposals, only Phase 1 awardees are eligible to apply

 
Track I: Sustainable Materials for Global Challenges: 
This track will converge advances in fundamental materials science with materials design and manufacturing methods with the goal to couple their end-use and full life-cycle considerations for environmentally and economically sustainable materials and products that address global challenges.
 
The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), an Australian Government agency, is partnering with the NSF Convergence Accelerator on Track I. Australian researchers have the opportunity to be on multidisciplinary teams that submit proposals aligned to Track I.  
 
Track J: Food & Nutrition Security: 

This track will converge a wide range of disciplines to address intertwined challenges in supporting population health, combating climate change, and addressing the nutritional needs of the most vulnerable by empowering youth, women, and disadvantaged communities.

Deadline: 
Tuesday, May 31, 2022
Funding type: 
Faculty
Industry and Innovation