The National Science Board typically meets four times a year. These meetings include sessions that are open to the public. Agendas are typically posted one week before the meetings. To attend in-person, please email your name as it appears on your photo ID, along with your affiliation, at least 24 hours in advance to Assuming that the COVID status for Alexandria, Virginia remains “medium” or goes to “high,” please fill out and bring OMB’s certification of vaccination form with you. Visitors who are not vaccinated or refuse to divulge their vaccination status will not be admitted. NSB continues to livestream all open meeting sessions on its YouTube channel.

Upcoming NSB Meetings and Events


Recent NSB Meetings, Discussions and Minutes

Webcasts of open sessions of the National Science Board and its committee meetings held in Alexandria, VA, are available for at least one year after the meeting. To view the webcast of a previously-held open meeting, go to the Archived Webcast page and follow the instructions. Transcripts of closed sessions of the National Science Board, its committees, and other subentities that have been appropriately redacted may be requested by sending an email to

Archived Meetings, Discussions and Minutes

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