- Fund Type: Grant. Residential: No. Eligibility: Unrestricted/Multiple Eligibility; Academic Institution, Commercial, Ph.D./M.D./Other Professional, or Small Business
- Award: $100,000 per year for three years (average)
- Deadline: 9/2/2009
- Details: The Air Force is interested in developing a basic research foundation for using computational and modeling approaches to study behavior of group and communities. This program seeks fundamental understanding of the interactions between demographic groups both to create understanding for technology developments for enhanced cooperation, such as operational decision making with coalition partners, and to explain and predict outcomes between competing factions within geographic regions.
- Keywords: Group, community, collective behavior, socio-cultural modeling, computation, cooperation, competition, coalitions
NB: No deadline: applications accepted continuously