NSF solicitation NSF19544. Open competition for LTER Network Coordination Office, awarded to UCSB/NCEAS, which had supported the LTER Network Communications Office from 2015-2019 under a grant.
National Science Foundation solicitation NSF19594. Context: Funding for the Baltimore site was not renewed in 2019. Baltimore was winding down as this solicitation was issued.
The attached self-study document was prepared by the self-study committee of the LTER Network in advance of the 4th decadal review of the program and submitted to NSF on October 5, 2019. Cognizant NSF Program Officers are Dan Thornhill, Francisco (Paco) Moore, and Gayle Pugh.