2025 Faculty Development in geoSpace Science (FDSS)

Award Info:

The FDSS award, including indirect costs, must be up to a maximum of $300,000 per year for five years for a total maximum award amount of $1,500,000


The Geospace Section of the NSF Division of Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences (AGS) offers funding for the creation of new tenure-track faculty positions within the disciplines that comprise the AGS Geospace programs to ensure their vitality at U.S. universities and colleges. The aim of the Faculty Development in geoSpace Science (FDSS) is to integrate topics in geospace science including solar and space physics and space weather research into natural sciences or engineering or related departments at U.S. institutions of higher education (IHE).