The Office of Science of the Department of Energy is pleased to announce the researchers selected for negotiation of a financial award under the fiscal year 2016 Early Career Research Program. The funding opportunity for researchers in universities and DOE national laboratories, now in its seventh year, supports the development of individual research programs of outstanding scientists early in their careers and stimulates research careers in the disciplines supported by the DOE Office of Science. Opportunities exist in the following program areas: Advanced Scientific Computing Research (ASCR); Biological and Environmental Research (BER); Basic Energy Sciences (BES), Fusion Energy Sciences (FES); High Energy Physics (HEP), and Nuclear Physics (NP).
The 52 selectees for fiscal year 2016 were chosen based on peer review of about 720 proposals.
Further information on eligibility, program rules, and how to apply can be found here: