Frequently Asked Questions
1. How much financial assistance would be available for international participants?
NSF fellowships are available to professors, postdoctoral fellows, and Ph.D. candidates from US universities. The fellowship consists of full tuition plus a travel allowance if applicable. Please see web site for application forms. In addition, please submit a two-page vita in NSF format and a 200-word statement indicating why the short course will help your career by April 1, 2007.
Please click here for instructions and forms.
2. Where can I find guidelines for Vita of NSF format?
The link to how to prepare an NSF bio:
For general information about submitting a proposal to NSF, please visit
3. Do I need to submit both the NSF Fellowships Application Form and Principal Investigator's Information (PI) Form?
Yes, both forms are required.