Experiment Funding

OBSIP projects are primarily funded through National Science Foundation grants.  Within NSF, there are several organizations that support research that incorporate the use of OBSIP NSF Instruments.  The primary sources of funding for researchers intending to use OBSIP Instruments are:

Ocean Sciences (OCE) core programs:
Marine Geosciences (Marine Geology & Geophysics, Ocean Drilling Program) possible Physical Oceanography (PO) applications Aug 15, 2016 annual proposal deadlines

Interdisciplinary Research in Hazards and Disasters  (Hazards SEES)

July 15, 2016

Integrated Earth Systems  (IES)
Nov 14, 2016 full proposal deadline