Executive Summary due September 10, 2018 (Strongly Encouraged) (Limit 1 per topic area)
FAQ submission deadline November 8, 2018 (1 only)
Full Proposal Due Date,
Strongly Encouraged, see solicitation.
Participation in the YFA program is limited to any current tenure-track Assistant or Associate
Professors and to tenured Assistant or Associate Professors within three (3) years of their tenure
appointment at a U.S. institution of higher education or equivalent at a U.S. non-profit science
and technology research institutions. Proposals are not being sought from foreign organizations;
however, foreign organizations may be a member of a team in a subcontractor role. Previous
YFA recipients are not eligible to apply to this or any future YFA program. Please see Section III
for more details.
250,000/year for 2 years- possible 3rd year at 500,000