<div dir="ltr"><div class="gmail_default" style="color:rgb(11,83,148)"><p><span style="font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">Dear UNAVCO Community,</span></p><p><span style="font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">A
 reminder that researchers planning to include the use of UNAVCO 
resources in proposals submitted to the current NSF solicitation <b>NSF 16-541, <i>Antarctic Research</i></b>, </span><span><span style="font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">deadline</span></span><span style="font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif""> 16 May 2016, are encouraged to submit a request for proposal support to UNAVCO no later than May 9th.  This will allow sufficient time to attend to your request during this busy period.  <br></span></p><p><span style="font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">To request proposal assistance from UNAVCO, please go to: <a href="http://achaia.unavco.org/public/newproject/supportform.aspx" target="_blank">http://achaia.unavco.org/public/newproject/supportform.aspx</a>   UNAVCO will provide you with a letter of support and associated budget (as </span><span><span style="font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">needed</span></span><span style="font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">)
 for inclusion in your proposal submissions.  Assistance is available 
for technical planning as well as budgeting of engineering and equipment
 support requirements.</span></p><p><span style="font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif""> Available support includes:</span></p><p><span style="font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">-<i>A range of GPS instruments, including permanent, continuous, campaign, and kinematic GPS systems.</i></span></p><p><i><span style="font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">-Remote communication and power systems infrastructure.</span></i></p><p><i><span style="font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">-Ground-based LiDAR (Terrestrial Laser Scanning).</span></i></p><p><i><span style="font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">-Engineering field support.</span></i></p><p><span style="font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif""><i>-Field planning for instrument use.</i><br></span></p><p><span style="font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">Note: UNAVCO
 also provides PI assistance for <b>Broader Impacts</b> in NSF proposals. 
Support ranges from advising on formulation of broader impacts 
activities and budget to collaboration with UNAVCO activities including 
RESESS student interns, short courses and science results dissemination 
via social media.</span></p><p><span style="font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">-General
 information including guidelines for developing a strong broader 
impacts component to your proposal is available from UNAVCO at: </span></p><p><span style="font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif""><a href="http://www.unavco.org/projects/projects-help/broader-impacts/broader-impacts.html" target="_blank">http://www.unavco.org/projects/projects-help/broader-impacts/broader-impacts.html</a>.   When requesting this support for your science project, simply also select the </span></p><p><span style="font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">"Education and Outreach Services" "Proposal Broader Impacts Development":   <a href="http://achaia.unavco.org/public/newproject/supportform.aspx" target="_blank">http://achaia.unavco.org/public/newproject/supportform.aspx</a></span></p><p><span style="font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif""> </span></p><p><span style="font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">For additional information about UNAVCO, please go to: <a href="http://www.unavco.org/" target="_blank">http://www.unavco.org/</a></span></p><p> </p><p>Thank you,</p>Joe Pettit</div><br>-- <br><div class="gmail_signature"><div dir="ltr"><br><div><i><span style="color:rgb(54,95,145);font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";font-size:10pt">Joe Pettit</span></i></div><div><i><span style="color:rgb(54,95,145);font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";font-size:10pt">Project Manager, Polar</span></i></div><div><i><span style="color:rgb(54,95,145);font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";font-size:10pt">UNAVCO, Inc</span></i></div><div><i><span style="color:rgb(54,95,145);font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";font-size:10pt">6350 Nautilus Dr.</span></i></div><div><i><span style="color:rgb(54,95,145);font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";font-size:10pt">Boulder, CO 80301</span></i></div><div><i><span style="color:rgb(54,95,145);font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";font-size:10pt">  </span></i></div><div><i><span style="color:rgb(54,95,145);font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";font-size:10pt">O: <a href="tel:303-381-7615" value="+13033817615" target="_blank">303-381-7615</a></span></i></div><div><i><span style="color:rgb(54,95,145);font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";font-size:10pt">C: <a href="tel:303-358-1097" value="+13033581097" target="_blank">303-358-1097</a></span></i></div><i><span style="color:rgb(54,95,145);font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";font-size:10pt"><a href="mailto:pettit@unavco.org" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><span style="color:rgb(54,95,145)">pettit@unavco.org</span></a></span></i><br></div></div>
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