FY 2018 Early Career Research Program

The Office of Science of the Department of Energy is pleased to announce the request for applications for the fiscal year 2018 Early Career Research Program.  The funding opportunity for researchers in universities and DOE national laboratories, now in its ninth year, supports the development of individual research programs of outstanding scientists early in their careers and stimulates research careers in the disciplines supported by the DOE Office of Science. Opportunities exist in the following program areas: Advanced Scientific Computing Research (ASCR); Biological and Environmental Research (BER); Basic Energy Sciences (BES), Fusion Energy Sciences (FES); High Energy Physics (HEP), and Nuclear Physics (NP).


Issue Date: 12/18/2017

Pre-Application Due Date: 01/25/2018 at 5 PM Eastern Time (required)

Encourage/Discourage Date: 02/27/2018 at 5 PM Eastern Time

Application Due Date: 04/04/2018 at 5 PM Eastern Time


Website for Early Career Research Program: https://science.energy.gov/early-career/

FOA: https://science.energy.gov/~/media/grants/pdf/foas/2017/SC_FOA_0001761.pdf