Funding agency: 
National Science Foundation

The Division of Physics (PHY) supports physics research and the preparation of future scientists in the nation’s colleges and universities across a broad range of physics disciplines that span scales of space and time from the largest to the smallest and the oldest to the youngest.  The Division is comprised of disciplinary programs covering experimental and theoretical research in the following major subfields of physics: Accelerator Science; Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics; Computational Physics; Elementary Particle Physics; Gravitational Physics; Integrative Activities in Physics; Nuclear Physics; Particle Astrophysics; Physics of Living Systems; Plasma Physics (supported under a separate solicitation); and Quantum Information Science.


Full Proposal Deadline Date

    October 25, 2017

    Last Wednesday in October, Annually Thereafter

        Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics - Expt & Theory; Elementary Particle Physics - Expt; Gravitational Physics - Expt & Theory; Integrative Activities in Physics; LIGO Research Support; Particle Astrophysics - Expt; Physics of Living Systems

    November 8, 2017

    Second Wednesday in November, Annually Thereafter

        Nuclear Physics - Experiment and Theory

    December 7, 2017

    First Thursday in December, Annually Thereafter

        Elementary Particle Physics - Theory; Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology - Theory; Quantum Information Science

December 7, 2017
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