January 2020
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NSF EarthCube Solicitation & NSF Webinar Login

EarthCube: Developing a Community-Driven Data and Knowledge Environment for the Earth Sciences


Spread the word! We all want great proposals submitted to NSF for building out EarthCube. Please share widely.

A new NSF EarthCube solicitation for proposals has just been released. See details in html or pdf. Stated deadlines and target dates are listed as March 12, 2020.

Projects being accepted for consideration include:

  • Science-Enabling Data Capabilities
  • Pilots
  • Research Coordination Networks (RCNs)
  • Supplements - for science adoption or data resource adoption - to integrate NSF-funded work with EarthCube.

Don't miss this event! On Monday, Jan. 27, 2020 at 1:00 pm EST, NSF GEO and CISE directorates have scheduled an informational webinar with Q&A on the EarthCube solicitation. Here is the info, provided by NSF, needed to join this meeting (also posted on the EarthCube calendar):


NSF EarthCube Solicitation webinar on Monday, January 27, 2020 1:00PM EST

Connection information:

Please follow the link to view the webinar

Meeting number: 902 917 734
Meeting password: EarthCube2020!
Audio connection:  +1-510-210-8882 USA Toll
Access code: 902 917 734

For help connecting to WebEx, contact Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC) for help at Toll-free: 1-877-669-1782 or Toll: 1-408-906-1181 or International Toll: ++1-916-636-9015.


Friends, please note that this particular solicitation appears designed by NSF for flexibility to meet the range of EarthCube's needs and ambitions. For example, the Supplements for integrating NSF-funded work with EarthCube are open to any currently active NSF-funded effort: an opportunity to bring into EarthCube specific integratable tools, partners, and repositories valuable for geoscience advances.

Find EarthCube-generated supporting materials referenced by NSF at our website:, including consensus priorities from the community's representative leadership council.



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