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CSES FY23 Call for Proposals/Guidebook

High quality, cutting-edge science in the areas of astrophysics, space physics, solid planetary geoscience and Earth systems


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  • Sarah Balkey
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The National Security Education Center's (NSEC) Center for Space and Earth Science (CSES) is pleased to announce the CSES FY23 Guidebook.

New in this Call

  1. New Special Rapid Response topics
  2. The Chick Keller Postdoctoral Fellowship, will accept nominations at the December and May Postdoc Program Quarterlies.
  3. Updates to the focused science topics.
  4. Cross-center Pipelining Initiative for Space Applied Technology and Science (PI-SATS) added as a Focused Science Topic.
  5. IPD goes to a no due date model.
  6. CSES Scholars, funds for sabbatical.

See details as listed in the CSES Guidebook for each program element.

Reminders of due dates and other announcements about the Call will be posted via R&D Central and listed in the “News, announcements” section on the cses.lanl.gov main page.

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