America COMPETES Act and the FY2010 Budget

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This report discusses in detail the America COMPETES Act, which is intended to increase the nation's investment in research and development (R&D), and in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education. This report discusses the funding increases authorized by the act for various relevant institutions, e.g., the National Science Foundation (NSF); the act's education activities intended to enhance the skills of STEM educators; and if Congress will continue to similarly fund the America COMPETES Act in the FY2010 budget.

Creator(s): Stine, Deborah D.
Creation Date: June 29, 2009
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Stine, Deborah D.

Specialist in Science and Technology Policy

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Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
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  • Creation: June 29, 2009
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2010  
Description:

This report discusses in detail the America COMPETES Act, which is intended to increase the nation's investment in research and development (R&D), and in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education. This report discusses the funding increases authorized by the act for various relevant institutions, e.g., the National Science Foundation (NSF); the act's education activities intended to enhance the skills of STEM educators; and if Congress will continue to similarly fund the America COMPETES Act in the FY2010 budget.

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23 pages.

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