The National Science Foundation has released a program solicitation for the Dimensions of Biodiversity program. The agency anticipates awarding at least $16 million in fiscal year 2016.
The Dimensions of Biodiversity program aims to transform â€œhow we describe and understand the scope and role of life on Earth.â€
Research awards are for up to 5 years in duration and up to $2 million.
Proposals are due by 3 April 2014. For more information, see the program solicitation at http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2015/nsf15611/nsf15611.htm?.