Deadline Approaching for Science Theme Applications

The deadline for submitting new Science Theme proposals is Monday, March 2 at 11:00 p.m. (Pacific Standard Time). Researchers are encouraged to submit proposals for molecular-scale research that address specific selected topics in EMSL’s science themes to accelerate results in emerging science areas of interest to EMSL, the Office of Biological and Environmental Research and the Department of Energy. Details regarding this year’s focused topics, as well as contact information and links to the review criteria and proposal package guidance for this Call, are available at

Prospective users are strongly encouraged to contact the relevant Science Theme Lead or Capability Lead well in advance of the deadline to discuss proposal ideas and possible research collaborations with EMSL and PNNL staff. Prospective users interested in coupling experimental and computational approaches should contact the Lead Scientist for Multiscale Modeling and High-Performance Computing.

Proposals must be submitted via the User Portal ( Award decisions will be made by July 31, and approved proposals will be granted access to EMSL resources beginning October 1, 2015.

Please contact the User Support Office (509-371-6003, if you have any questions regarding EMSL’s user program or specifics about this Call.