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FAPESP and NSF announce result of call for proposals

FAPESP and NSF announce result of call for proposals

Collaboration between researchers from São Paulo and from the United States was selected to take part in PIRE program (photo: FAPESP)

FAPESP announces the result of an opportunity launched for researchers associated to higher education and research institutions in the State of São Paulo to partner with researchers from the United States requesting support to the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Partnership for International Research and Education (PIRE) program.

PIRE is an NSF-wide program that supports international activities across all disciplines and catalyzes high-level international engagement in the U.S. science and engineering community.

The primary goal of PIRE is to support high quality research and education projects where international collaboration enables advances that no one side could accomplish on its own.

Selected proposal:

Climate Research Education in the Americas using Tree-ring speleothem examples (PIRE-CREATE)
Processo / Grant number 17/50085-3
Acordo / Agreement NSF - PIRE
Pesq. Resp. / PI Francisco William da Cruz Junior
Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad Mathias Vuille
Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad State University of New York
Instit. sede / Host Institution Instituto de Geociências / USP

The call for proposals is available at: