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The scholars have been accepted into the National Science Foundation's (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP). Launched in 1952, the GRFP represents the oldest continuous investment in the nation's science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) workforce. As one of the ...
Additional Indian American academics continue to emerge as National Science Foundation early career development award, or CAREER, winners. Following West Virginia University assistant professor Antar Jutla being named a recipient (see India-West article here), faculty members at Cornell, ...

West Virginia University assistant professor of civil and environmental engineering Antar Jutla was recently honored by the National Science Foundation with an early career development award. The NSF honored the Indian American educator for his research on how extreme events and enhanced climatic ...
The National Science Foundation recently awarded an interdisciplinary team of investigators at five higher education institutions with a five-year, $10 million grant to develop a new type of camera that peers deep beneath the skin to help diagnose and monitor a wide variety of health conditions. The team of ...
The 4% increase for the National Science Foundation (NSF) in Alexandria, Virginia, in the 2018 omnibus spending bill hammered out by congressional leaders this week may be modest next to what its peer science agencies received. But it does offer NSF officials more breathing room to fund some major ...
A $1.3-trillion spending agreement reached yesterday (March 21) includes funding increases for most US science funding agencies, including the National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Science Foundation (NSF), and NASA. The House of Representatives is expected to vote on the bill today.

Representative Lamar Smith (R–TX) has repeatedly criticized the peer-review process at the National Science Foundation (NSF) in Alexandria, Virginia, since becoming chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives's science committee in 2013. It was no surprise, then, that during a hearing yesterday on ...
The National Science Foundation issued a Dear Colleague Letter, Enabling Quantum Leap in Chemistry (18-051), as a result of an NSF-sponsored workshop to explore the relevance of quantum leap to the field of chemistry. The workshop identified areas where chemists can contribute to quantum leap ...
China's increased research spending took the spotlight Thursday at a House Science, Space and Technology Committee hearing that was supposed to focus on the National Science Foundation's fiscal 2019 budget. Agency and congressional leaders lamented that while the NSF's annual budget remains ...
Representative Lamar Smith (R–Texas) continued his campaign criticizing the peer-review process at the US National Science Foundation during a budget hearing last week, ScienceInsider reports. But, it adds that groups that previously pushed back appear to have accepted his argument that NSF's ...
OU researchers have used a National Science Foundation grant to conduct climate research and to increase the university's capacity for future research. The grant, originally provided by Oklahoma's Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research in summer 2013, has since funded several ...
Now NSF is strengthening its role in ensuring that research institutions clamp down on sexual—or any type of—harassment. Under a new policy, universities and other organizations that receive NSF grants will be required to report findings of harassment and must maintain unambiguous standards of ...
NSF headquarters NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATIONIn a move billed as an “upgrade” to its approach to international outreach, the US National Science Foundation (NSF) will close its three overseas offices this year, the agency announced yesterday (February 21). The announcement comes the day ...
“We're delighted that there are signatures on paper,” says Richard Green, director of NSF's astronomical sciences division. “That's a fabulous moment at the end of a long process.” NSF now spends $8 million a year to run Arecibo, with NASA pitching in another $3.6 million. Under the agreement signed ...
Ten NC State faculty members have received the National Science Foundation's most prestigious award for early-career researchers. Each year the NSF Faculty Early Career Development Program awards about 450 grants, called CAREER awards, to scientists and engineers who have the potential to ...
The FCC may be hard at work at “bridging the digital divide,” as Chairman Pai so frequently puts it, and the Connect America Fund II will help. But while the big players are setting up, people all over the U.S. are going without reliable internet. Mozilla and the National Science Foundation are awarding cash ...
Responding to increasing reports of sexual misconduct by individual grantees and in institutions that employ them, the National Science Foundation (NSF) will now require that every grantee organization report cases of sexual harassment. The agency will also update its web resources on harassment ...

The National Science Foundation (NSF) in Alexandria, Virginia, announced today a new set of measures to combat sexual harassment by people working on the projects it funds. The steps may include suspending or eliminating research grants after an institution finds that a grantee committed harassment.
Scientists discover something new every day. But science policy trends can take decades to reveal themselves. That's why the bottom line in the newest edition of an indispensible statistical tome from the National Science Foundation (NSF)—that China continues to close the gap with the United States in ...
Launched last year, the program is designed to improve STEM education, build capacity and improve graduation rates at HSIs. This year's awards will go to seven different conferences working to gather stakeholder input on STEM education at HSIs, according to information released by NSF.
The National Science Foundation (NSF), which funds about one quarter of all federally supported basic research in the United States, will require institutions it supports to report grant recipients who have been found to have committed sexual harassment, the agency announced Thursday (February 8).
Institutions will now have to tell the National Science Foundation when a principal investigator, co-PI or any other grant “personnel” are found to have ... As a result, and awkwardly, the NSF repeatedly found out about misconduct in its funded labs and field sites only when those cases become public.
... describe future of National Science Foundation tectonics research ... will serve as a roadmap to funding priorities by NSF for the next decade.
DSU receives $252K National Science Foundation grant ... The NSF grant will fund the purchase of an Agilent Technologies Seahouse, which ...
The National Science Foundation will host two webinars about graduate ... NSF fellows will learn about the Graduate Research Opportunities ...
A Kent State University computer-science professor has received a $300,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to further his ...
That's his area of expertise, and the National Science Foundation ... the university recently announced as recipients of NSF fellowships.
VERMILLION, S.D. – Two University of South Dakota professors have been awarded grants from the National Science Foundation for their ...
“NSF funds principal investigator-driven ideas and has a gold standard of review processes of federal agencies. To be able to be awarded for ...
The Meredith College School of Natural and Mathematical Sciences has been awarded a nearly $1 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to ...
The National Science Foundation (NSF) will no longer require biologists applying for grants to submit preproposals and to adhere to an annual ...
The UC Berkeley Institute for Data Science (BIDS) and its partners have received one award from the National Science Foundation to deepen ...
Muhlenberg College has been awarded a highly competitive grant by the National Science Foundation (NSF) through the Research in ...
Assistant Professor of Government Erica De Bruin has been awarded a $429,080 National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to support the ...
The NSF also funded a study to revamp the way in which high school ... is proposing to slash National Science Foundation funding by 11 ...
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) - Western Illinois University has won more than $330,000 in grant money that the school will use to purchase a scanning ...
To celebrate their 40th anniversary, the Pharmaceutical Quality Group (PQG) are holding an anniversary dinner on the evening of Monday, ...
The National Science Foundation is giving $100,000 to help with a University of Maine citizen science project geared at protecting the water ...
Aug 2017 FLINT TOWNSHIP, Mich., Sept. 5, 2017 — Baker College has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant of $512,000 to advance ...
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- The National Science Foundation has awarded Indiana University nearly $3 million to train future research leaders in ...
College Wins $1.6 Million National Science Foundation Grant ... $1.6 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to support three ...
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — With two grants awarded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), the Penn State Center for Nanotechnology ...
That is what a couple of Penn State faculty members hope to achieve with a $300,000 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF).
The funding for the award will be allocated through the National Science Foundation (NSF), an independent federal agency that funds scientific ...
STC and UNM Innovation Academy Awarded NSF I-Corps Site ... $444,000 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) I-Corps Sites.
Tuskegee University has received a five-year, $2 million grant from the National Science Foundation to prepare undergraduate students for ...
The Industry-University Cooperative Research Center (IUCRC) partnership received National Science Foundation (NSF) support to create a ...
The professors applied for a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to fund the center. On July 25, they were notified that the NSF awarded a ...
Rebecca Barnes Part of NSF Grant to Fight Sexual Harassment ... $1.1 million ADVANCE grant from the National Science Foundation that aims ...
Funded by the National Science Foundation, it is a 10-week program. Participants are paired with chemistry faculty mentors to gain laboratory ...


 

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