Campus Cyberinfrastructure Program Resources

Each year, the National Science Foundation invests in coordinated campus-level networking and cyberinfrastructure improvements, innovation, integration, and engineering for science applications and distributed research projects through its Campus Cyberinfrastructure (CC*) Program. The following resources have been created by The Quilt to support our members with the grant writing process.

November 15, 2019 – Preparing Your National Science Foundation Campus Cyberinfrastructure (CC*) Proposal
Presented by Wendy Huntoon
This webinar presented an in-depth look at the CC* program grant opportunities as well as focus on elements of the CC* proposal.        (slides)     (video – we recommend using Google Chrome to open and view the presentation.)

December 13, 2019 – Preparing Required Supplementals for your NSF CC* Proposal
Presented by Wendy Huntoon
This webinar provided tips on preparing the supplemental documents required to support a CC* proposal.        (slides)     (video – we recommend using Google Chrome to open and view the presentation.)

PI Virtual Business Card and QUAD Chart Repository

Quilt 2020 CC* Seminar Series (Quilt Member Online Resource – to request access to this page, please email Tracey at thequilt dot net.)

MOST RECENT NSF CC* SOLICITATION:

  • Announced November 18, 2020 with two deadlines for proposals:
    • March 1, 2021
    • October 11, 2021
  • The CC* program welcomes proposals in five program areas:
    1. Data-Driven Networking Infrastructure for the Campus and Researcher;
    2. Regional Connectivity for Small Institutions of Higher Education;
    3. Network Integration and Applied Innovation;
    4. Campus Computing and the Computing Continuum; and
    5. Planning Grants and CI-Research Alignment.

Note that regional networks are able to lead proposals in Areas 2 and 5.