Request for Comments on the draft Smart Cities and Communities Federal Strategic Plan
The CISE community has been instrumental in laying the foundation for smart cities and communities, and we invite you to provide comments on the draft Smart Cities and Communities Federal Strategic Plan. The deadline for comments is February 28, 2017. See go.usa.gov/x9PM9 for more information.
The National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency that supports fundamental research and education across all fields of science and engineering. In fiscal year (FY) 2016, its budget is $7.5 billion. NSF funds reach all 50 states through grants to nearly 2,000 colleges, universities and other institutions. Each year, NSF receives more than 48,000 competitive proposals for funding and makes about 12,000 new funding awards. NSF also awards about $626 million in professional and service contracts yearly.
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