In this space we provide information on new funding opportunities that are relevant to the MBDH community. Unless otherwise specified, these opportunities are not affiliated with the Midwest Hub. Contact the funding agency directly with questions about the solicitations.

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NSF: Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace (SaTC) (18-572)
Full proposals due: anytime (SaTC program went no-deadline in 2018)
The SaTC program has multiple sizes and tracks.

NSF DCL: “Supporting Research at the Intersection of Agricultural Science, Big Data, Informatics, and Smart Communities” (jointly with USDA/NIFA)
Proposal types and due dates vary
Proposals can be routed through one of three programs: Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS); Information and Intelligent Systems (IIS): Core Programs—Information Integration and Informatics (III) program; and Smart and Connected Communities (S&CC)

NSF: Accelerating Research through International Network-to-Network Collaborations (AccelNet) (19-501)
LOIs due October 30, 2019; full proposals due January 31, 2020

NSF: Cyberinfrastructure for Sustained Scientific Innovation (CSSI) (19-548)
Full proposals due: November 1, 2019

NSF DCL: Advanced Computing Systems and Services (ACSS) (19-587)
Two tracks: production cyberinfrastructure service offerings for science and engineering researchers, and prototype/testbed services.
Full proposals due: November 5, 2019

TRIPODS Phase II (19-604)
LOIs due: November 20, 2019
Full proposals due: February 18, 2020
Eligibility requirement: at least one PI/co-I must have been a PI/co-I on a TRIPODS Phase I award to submit to this call.

NSF Critical-Zone Collaborative Network (19-586) – Successor to the Critical Zone Observatories (CZO) program. Full proposals due: December 2, 2019

NSF ITEST (Innovative Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers)   (19-583)
Full proposals due: August 14, 2020