Fund Details
Ethical and Responsible Research (ER2)/ NSF 19-609, 2021
Program Number
NSF 19-609
Sponsor Name
National Science Foundation
Nominations Available to Institution
Sponsor Deadline


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Ethical and Responsible Research (ER2)/ NSF 19-609 (formerly Cultivating Cultures for Ethical STEM) funds research projects that identify:

  • Factors that are effective in the formation of ethical STEM researchers
  • Approaches to developing those factors in all STEM fields that NSF supports

Harvard University, as single institution, is limited to submitting one lead proposal to this call. The Office of the Vice Provost for Research is facilitating an internal process for interested applicants.

Application Information:

Applicants will be asked the following (this information will be listed again on each applicant's electronic dashboard)

  • Identification of proposal type (refer the RFA for NSF 19-609 for further information regarding proposal types)

                -Standard Research Grant and Institutional Transformation Research Grants

                -Conference Proposals

                -Project Incubation Proposals

  • Two (2) page proposal summary
  • PI CV
  • Co-PI CV (if applicable)

Additional Information, Related Websites, and Proxy Instructions:

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  • The NSF RFA for the Ethical and Responsible Research opportunity is available here.
  • Applicants with questions about this opportunity should contact the Research Administration department at the school where they hold a primary appointment. A list of contacts by school is available here.


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  • Harvard Business School
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  • Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
  • Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health
  • Harvard Kennedy School
  • Harvard Law School
  • Harvard Medical School (Quad)
  • Harvard School of Dental Medicine (HSDM)
    • Assistant Professor
    • Associate Professor
    • Professor
    • Other Academic/Research Appointment
      Type of Competition
      • Limited Submission
        Type of Award
        • STEM Education
          Begin Accepting Applications Date:
          Deadline Date (EST Time Zone):
          11/30/2020 11:59 PM