Directorate for Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences / National Science Foundation (NSF):
Decision Making Under Uncertainty Collaborative Groups (DMUU)

  • http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2009/nsf09544/nsf09544.htm
  • Fund Type: Grant. Residential: No. Eligibility: Unrestricted/Multiple Eligibility
  • Award: $900,000-$1,500,000 annually for up to five years
  • Deadline: 7/14/2009
  • Details: The Decision Making Under Uncertainty (DMUU) collaborative groups competition offers awards to support teams of researchers who will advance fundamental understanding of decision making under uncertainty for climate change and related long-term environmental risks. The focus of these collaborative groups will be to generate fundamental new knowledge as well as information and tools that decision makers will find useful to help them incorporate climate change and related long-term environmental risks in their decision making. The focus of these collaborative groups should be to provide new knowledge about how public officials, firms in the private sector, other groups, and/or individuals can incorporate existing knowledge about climate change and related long-term environmental risks into their decisions.
  • Keywords: Environment, climate change, environmental risks, decision making, uncertainty