Data Visualization Seed Funding Proposal Due

Event date(s): Friday, October 21, 2016

Missouri EPSCoR is releasing its second Missouri Transect Seed Funding Request for Proposals (RFP).  The seed funding program focuses on data visualization and public engagement.  The Intent to Submit Form is due Friday, September 23, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. CDT.  The Full Proposal and Budget Form are due Friday, October 21, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. CDT.  You must send an Intent to Submit form in order for your full proposal to be considered.  To download the RFP, Letter of Intent, and Budget Form, go to the Seed Funding Announcement.
Please send all correspondence to epscor [at] missouri [dot] edu
RFP Snapshot:

Program Name
The Missouri Transect Seed Funding
Source of Funds
The Missouri Transect Seed Funding is part of the NSF EPSCoR Track-1 Research Infrastructure Improvement program The Missouri Transect: Climate, Plants and Community (IIA-1355406).
The Missouri Transect is a five-year effort to build infrastructure, knowledge, and collaborations in research and education across Missouri. The Missouri Transect Seed Funding program supports new research and educational initiatives to leverage new opportunities and emerging areas of research in Data Visualization.
Individuals, independent researchers, and educators at accredited academic institutions and research institutions in Missouri are eligible to apply.  Only projects with research and/or education in areas related to the Missouri Transect’s focus on the effects of climate variability on plants and communities are eligible for Seed Funding. The Strategic Plan for the Missouri Transect can be found at
The anticipated Period of Performance is January 3 – December 29, 2017.
Award Amount and Duration
The total project budget should be a maximum of $50,000 in direct costs over a span of 12 months.