Targeted Grants to Institutes in Mathematics and Physical Sciences
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The Simons Foundation’s Mathematics and Physical Sciences (MPS) division invites applications for targeted grants to Institutes. The program is intended to support established institutes or centers in mathematics and physical sciences through funding to strengthen contacts within the international scientific community. The aim is to enable institutes to extend and enhance their mission; this program will not provide primary support for operating or establishing an institute.
Faculty in mathematics and physical sciences.
A typical targeted grant to an institute provides funding for three to five years at a level of $100,000 to $200,000 per year, which includes 20 percent in indirect costs to the institute.
Three to five years.
Funding decisions will be announced by December 31, 2016; and funding will begin no later than July 1, 2017.
If College-level review is required, your College will communicate its earlier internal deadlines.
How to Apply
Applicant submits application through ProposalCENTRAL. Budgets must be in US. Follow the application requirements.