U.S. National Science Foundation: An Overview

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Report giving an overview of the National Science Foundation (NSF), which has a primary responsibility to maintain the health and vitality of the U.S. academic science and engineering enterprise. In addition to ensuring the nation's supply of scientific and engineering personnel, the NSF promotes academic basic research and science and engineering education across many disciplines.

Creator(s): Matthews, Christine M.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: July 3, 2008
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Matthews, Christine M.

Specialist in Science and Technology Policy; Resources, Science, and Industry Division

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: July 3, 2008
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United States
Description:

Report giving an overview of the National Science Foundation (NSF), which has a primary responsibility to maintain the health and vitality of the U.S. academic science and engineering enterprise. In addition to ensuring the nation's supply of scientific and engineering personnel, the NSF promotes academic basic research and science and engineering education across many disciplines.

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6 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Resource Type: Report
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