Find information about XSEDE allocation types

Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE) allocations provide approved research projects with 12 months of access to the XSEDE cyberinfrastructure. Allocations may include computing and visualization time, data storage space, and extended collaborative support services at one or more XSEDE service provider sites. To support a wide range of research and educational objectives, XSEDE offers three types of allocations: Startup, Education, and Research.

For descriptions, policies, and procedures, plus information about requesting XSEDE allocations, see the following sections of the XSEDE Allocation Policies page:

If you need help or have questions, contact the XSEDE Help Desk. For other support options, see Get help with XSEDE.

This document was developed with support from National Science Foundation (NSF) grants 1053575 and 1548562. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the NSF.