Please see the notice below from NSF regarding system downtime for the NSF website, Research.gov & Fastlane for system maintenance later this month.
NSF is extending the deadline for several solicitations in response to the downtime. Please see below for details.
Jonathan K. Lew, MPA
Sponsored Projects Administration
UCI Office of Research
NSF will be making repairs to the Foundation’s electrical systems on September 17-18, 2016. All NSF systems, including the NSF website, Research.gov and FastLane, will be unavailable from 5:00 PM on Saturday, September 17, until 4:00 PM on Sunday, September 18.
As a result of NSF system shutdowns, the following deadline dates which fall on September 19th have been extended to 5 p.m. submitter’s local time on September 20th:
- NSF 16-586: NSF/Intel Partnership on Information-Centric Networking in Wireless Edge Networks (ICN-WEN) – Letter of Intent Deadline
- NSF 16-562: Prediction of and Resilience against Extreme Events (PREEVENTS) – Full Proposal Deadline
- NSF 16-532: Software Infrastructure for Sustained Innovation (SI2-SSE&SSI) Crosscutting – Full Proposal Deadline
These solicitations have been modified to reflect the new deadline date. Proposers should ensure that they select September 20th as the Deadline/Target date on the Remainder of Coversheet for the proposal.
We apologize for any inconvenience.
Jeremy A. Leffler
Outreach Specialist, Policy Office
Division of Institution & Award Support
Office of Budget, Finance & Award Management
National Science Foundation