Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences - (SBE) - #47.075
Range of Approval/Disapproval Time
The normal duration is from 5 to 9 months with most decisions being made within six months.
NSF staff members review and evaluate all proposals. To assist them, they usually obtain the advice of scientists and engineers who are specialists in the field covered by the proposal. Proposals are supported on the basis of merit to the extent permitted by available funds.
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