NSF Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship Program (11-533)


  • $13.5 million total program.
  • Up to $3.3 million per award over five years pending availability of funds. This includes the $200,000 Competitive Incentive Fund per award for trainees for research and innovation activities.
  • Additional funds up to $200,000 per award may be available to support integrated international research activities.

Anticipated number of awards

  • 18

Campus notice of intent deadline

  • January 2013

Campus abstract deadline

  • January 2013

Campus proposal deadline

  • July 2013

Agency deadline

  • LOI May 2013
  • Full proposal July 2013


  • Submissions will be limited to one proposal per lead institution.

Agency announcement