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Category 4 – Transformational Science


Category 4 – Transformational Science


 The USWBSI is seeking new research approaches to enrich its portfolio with novel concepts and new PIs. If you have a concept for consideration make sure to submit to this new Transformational Science category, following these instructions.


Document Icon for Instructions Section   Review the USWBSI RFP Instructions for Category 4


General instructions for the letter of intent and the pre-proposal requirements, and supporting documentation for upload, is outlined in the USWBSI RFP Category 4 Instructions (PDF). It is important that all letters of intent and pre-proposals conform to the instructions provided in the FY22 RFP. PIs are encouraged to review the instructions before starting the submission process.


Submit a Letter of Intent - Now Closed, PIs notified by 7/29


All PIs who want their project considered in this Category, must first submit a letter of intent by July 1 for initial consideration by the USWBSI Networking & Facilitation Office (NFO). PIs will be notified if their project is selected to move forward to the pre-proposal submission process. Use this link to access the Letter of Intent form:

Transformational Science Project (TSCI) Letter of Intent Form


If Accepted, Submit a Pre-Proposal


Info Icon for Questions and Contact area   Questions | Contact the USWBSI-NFO


Transformational Science Projects
USWBSI-NFO Director of Operations Michelle Bjerkness 517.290.5023 |