A jurisdiction is eligible to participate in the NSF EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Grant Program (RII) if their most recent 3-
year level of NSF research support is equal to or less than 0.75% of the total NSF Research and Related Activities (R&RA) budget.
The mission of EPSCoR is to advance
excellence in science and engineering
research and education in order to achieve
sustainable increases in research,
education, and training capacity and
competitiveness that will enable EPSCoR
jurisdictions to have increased engagement
in areas supported by the NSF.