The National Science Foundation has announced funding opportunity 19-985, the International Research Experiences for Students (IRES) program, which supports international research and research-related activities for United States science and engineering students. The IRES program contributes to development of a diverse, globally-engaged workforce with world-class skills. It also focuses on active research participation by undergraduate or graduate students in high quality international research, education, and professional development experiences in NSF-funded research areas. The overarching, long-term goal of the IRES program is to enhance U.S. leadership in research and education and to strengthen economic competitiveness through training the next generation of research leaders.
Faculty interested in applying for this funding opportunity should start a routing sheet as soon as possible. As a reminder, proposals must be completed and submitted to OSRP at least two business days prior to Tuesday, September 10, 2019.
If you should have any questions, please contact OSRP.