NSF CCF Funding

Dmitry Maslov, who is currently a program director at the NSF, sends me a note about the upcoming funding opportunity at the NSF

The Division of Computing and Communication Foundations at the National Science Foundation invites proposal submissions in the area of Quantum Information Science (QIS). NSF’s interest in Science and Engineering Beyond Moore’s Law emphasizes all areas of QIS. The range of topics of interest is broad and includes, but is not limited to, all topics relevant to Computer Science in the areas of quantum computing, quantum information, quantum communication, and quantum information processing. Please note the deadlines:
MEDIUM Projects
Full Proposal Submission Window:  September 1, 2010 – September 15, 2010
LARGE Projects
Full Proposal Submission Window:  November 1, 2010 – November 28, 2010
SMALL Projects
Full Proposal Submission Window:  December 1, 2010 – December 17, 2010
Additional information may be found here: http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=503220&org=CCF

This is a great opportunity to get funding to work on your favorite quantum computing project.  Yes, people will fund you to work on the stuff you want to work on!  I know, it’s amazing!  So go out and write a great grant application…just make sure it’s not too much greater than mine 🙂

2 Replies to “NSF CCF Funding”

  1. Well, I’m not an American … but if anyone would like to put my name on their proposal for a postdoc position, please just email me and I’ll help write the proposal.

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