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Broader Impact and Proposal Resources

The Office of Community Engagement & Outreach has gathered the following resources for developing successful grant proposals. View the Merit Review Broader Impacts Criterion (updated Jan. ’13) for detailed information on the NSF’s revised definition of broader impacts, as well as the List of the Five Review Elements (slide 13) (updated Jan. ’13) that now comprise the criteria for both intellectual Merit & Broader Impact review for all NSF proposals submitted on or after January 14, 2013.


Assessment Tools and Resources 

Baseline Data Resources

Broader Impact Examples and Ideas

NSF Education Plans

*NEW* Partnering for Broader Impacts:
A Resource Guide for UT Investigators

Publishing Your Community-engaged Scholarship

UT policies for Activities Involving Minors

Writing Outreach into Your Grant


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