Divisions and Offices
The Division of Behavioral and Cognitive Sciences supports basic research in the psychological, linguistic, anthropological, and geographical sciences.
The Division of Social and Economic Sciences supports disciplinary, interdisciplinary,and methodological research and big data and survey infrastructure.
The National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics is the leading provider of statistical data and information on the U.S. science and engineering enterprise.
NSF’s Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences Directorate’s Office of Multidisciplinary Activities (SMA) provides a focal point for programmatic activities that cut across NSF organizational boundaries.