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Strategic Plan Update, Text Slide 6 of 16

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NSF VISION: Advancing discovery, innovation, and education beyond the frontiers of current knowledge, and empowering future generations in science and engineering.
MISSION: To promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense (NSF Act of 1950)
[Arrows point from the MISSION to the Strategic Goals.]
Strategic Goals:
Discovery Advancing frontiers of knowledge
Learning S&E workforce and scientific literacy
Research Infrastructure Advanced instrumentation and facilities
Stewardship Supporting excellence in S&E research and education

Cross-Cutting Objectives:
To Inspire and Transform
To Grow and Develop

Investment Priorities (by Strategic Goal)


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