Citing NSF EPSCoR 

Any material based on or developed under the NSF EPSCoR CPU2AL project such as publications, presentations, websites, news media interviews, radio, television and news magazines must carry an acknowledgment such as the following: 

“This material is based upon work supported by the NSF EPSCoR RII-Track-1 Cooperative Agreement OIA-1655280. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.”

The second sentence, "Any opinions ...", can be omitted for scientific articles or papers appearing in scientific, technical or professional journals.


NSF Innovation Corps (I-Corps) Program

Click here to visit the NSF I-Corps Teams site where you can find an introductory webinar and frequently asked questions.

Click here for a UAH guide to applying for the NSF I-Corps Program, prepared by the Invention to Innovation Center (I2C). Contact I2C at for additional details.

Click here for a UAB guide to the NSF I-Corps Program, prepared by the Collat School of Business. Contact for additional details.


Allowability of Costs

NSF Guidelines

UAH OSP Guidelines

The NSF EPSCoR CPU2AL Management Team has decided that purchases of printers will not be approved.



Please send your completed Consent and Release Form to Laura Provenzani at

Social media post request: form.


CPU2AL Logo and Brand Guidelines

Please review the Logo and Brand Guidelines PDF document to ensure CPU2AL logo consistency in branding.

To download any CPU2AL approved logos, use this folder.



Presentation Template

If you are giving a presentation on behalf of CPU2AL and would like to use our template, please use this link to download the template.


Event Submission

If you wish to have CPU2AL representation at an event, please use this form


Calls for Proposals


NSF EPSCoR RII Track-2 FEC Solicitation

  • Letter of Intent Deadline Date: November 26, 2018
  • Full Proposal Deadline Date: January 25, 2019

NSF Historically Black Colleges and Universities - Undergraduate Program (HBCU UP)

  • Letter of Intent Deadline Date: July 24, 2018
  • Full Proposal Deadline Date: September 4, 2018

Department of Defense (DoD) Defense Enterprise Science Initiative (DESI) 

  • Funding Opportunity Number: FA9550-18-S-B001
  • Original Closing Date: February 28, 2018

EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Track 4: EPSCoR Research Fellows  (RII Track-4)

  • Solicitation  18-526
  • Full Proposal Deadline: March 13, 2018. (Second Tuesday in March, annually thereafter)

Innovations in Graduate Education (IGE) Program

  • Solicitation: NSF 17-585
  • Due Date: September 27, 2018
  • Institutional Limit: 2