4. Proposal Elements
The Summary Page
- My long-term research goal is...
- In pursuit of this goal, the research objective of this CAREER proposal is...
- The research approach is...
- My long-term education goal is...
- In pursuit of this goal, the educational objective of this CAREER proposal is...
- The educational approach is...
- Intellectual Merit
- Broader Impact
Your proposal will be returned without review if, in your summary:
- You fail to include explicit statements of intellectual merit and broader impact
- The font is too small
- The margins are too narrow
- The summary exceeds one page
- Or if you fail to follow any GPG requirement, program solicitation or budget guidelines. Read more in Review the Solicitation.