Don’t miss it! Virtual Office Hour featuring the new IOS Synthesis Center for Understanding Organismal Resilience Solicitation (NSF 23-564) 

Join us on Thursday, March 16th, 2023 from 1 – 2pm ET for IOS’s next Virtual Office Hour. Cognizant Program Directors involved in the new IOS Synthesis Center for Understanding Organismal Resilience solicitation (NSF 23-564) will discuss what a synthesis center is and the solicitation requirements. Representatives from the various IOS programs will also be present and able to answer questions related to the core IOS solicitation (NSF 23-547).   


If you can’t make it to this or any future office hours, don’t worry! Visit the IOS Blog Virtual Office Hours page afterwards, as we post recaps and the presentation slides of all our Virtual Office Hour sessions.  

IOS’s Virtual Office Hours are on the third Thursday of every month from 1 – 2pm ET. Below is a list of upcoming dates and topics (subject to change). Be sure to subscribe to our IOS Blog for reminders, add the topics to your calendars, and register ahead of time.   

Upcoming Virtual Office Hour Topics: 

April 20, 2023 – How to Write a Great Budget: A visit with DGA (Division of Grants and Agreements)  

May 18, 2023 – Faculty Early Career Development Program (CAREER) 

June 15, 2023 – Two for one! Grant Preparation Tips and Broadening Participation 

July 20, 2023 – Meet the IOS Program Directors! 

August 17, 2023 – Post-Award Actions: Annual Reports 

September 21, 2023 – BIO’s Postdoctoral Research Fellowships in Biology (PRFB)