Measurement Science and Engineering (MSE) Research Grant Programs


NIST is soliciting proposals for financial assistance for Fiscal Year 2013 (FY13) under the following programs: (1) the Material Measurement Laboratory (MML); (2) the Physical Measurement Laboratory (PML); (3) the Engineering Laboratory (EL); (4) the Information Technology Laboratory (ITL); (5) the NIST Center for Neutron Research (NCNR); (6) the Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology (CNST); (7) the Office of Special Programs (OSP), and (8) the Associate Director for Laboratory Programs (ADLP).

General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Program Number
Federal Agency/Office
Agency: Department of Commerce
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
Cooperative Agreement, Grant
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Applicant Eligibility
All programs listed in this FFO are open to institutions of higher education; hospitals; non-profit organizations; commercial organizations; state, local, and Indian tribal governments; foreign governments; organizations under the jurisdiction of foreign governments; and international organizations. Applicants selected for awards under 15 U.S.C. § 278g-1 are encouraged, but not required, to select underrepresented minorities for participation.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Application Procedure
Proposals for all NIST MSE Research Grant Programs except the Engineering Laboratory Grant Program will be considered on a continuing/rolling basis. Proposals received after 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on June 3, 2013 may be processed and considered for
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
This program does not have cost sharing or matching requirements.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Headquarters Office
Christopher Hunton
Grants Technical Assistant
Phone 301-975-5718
Website Address
E-mail Address
Financial Information


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