Fields Notes 18.1 - Page 26

CALLS FOR PROPOSALS, NOMINATIONS, AND APPLICATIONS THEMATIC AND FOCUS PROGRAMS The Fields Institute solicits proposals for a variety of programs in areas of current research interest in the mathematical sciences: (1) Major thematic programs, from four to six months in length. (2) Thematic or focus programs, from one to two months in length, to run concurrently with major thematic programs; in particular, two‑month summer programs of an interdisciplinary nature. Proposals or letters of intent should be submitted by March 15 or September 15, with a lead time of at least two years recommended for six-month programs. GENERAL SCIENTIFIC ACTIVITIES Proposals for short scientific events in the mathematical sciences should be submitted by October 15, February 15, or June 15 of each year. A lead-time of at least nine (9) months between the deadline and the proposed date of the activity is recommended. Activities supported include workshops, conferences, seminars, and summer schools. OUTREACH PROPOSALS The Fields Institute provides support for projects whose goal is to promote mathematical culture at all levels and bring mathematics to a wider audience. Faculty at Fields principal sponsoring universities or affiliates are invited to submit proposals to the Fields Outreach Program. There are three submission deadlines each year, October 15, February 15, or June 15. A lead-time of at least nine (9) months between the deadline and the proposed date of the activity is recommended. Proposals should include a detailed description of the proposed activity and the target audience. A budget indicating other sources of support is also required. FIELDS INSTITUTE FELLOWS 26 Winners