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National Science Board chair and NSF director to testify before the House Committee on Science, Space, & Technology


NSF director, France Córdova (left) & NSB chair, Maria Zuber (right)

NSF director, France Córdova (left) & NSB chair, Maria Zuber (right)
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March 14, 2018

National Science Board chair, Maria T. Zuber, and National Science Foundation (NSF) director, France A. Córdova will testify before the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology on NSF’s proposed Fiscal Year 2019 (FY19) budget.

The title of the hearing is “An Overview of the National Science Foundation Budget Proposal for Fiscal Year 2019.” The purpose of the hearing is to review the Administration’s budget proposal and funding priorities for NSF.

 

Date: Thursday, March 15, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. ET

Location: Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2318

 

For the full hearing charter, visit: https://science.house.gov/sites/republicans.science.house.gov/files/documents/HHRG-115-SY15-20180315-SD001.pdf

To watch the testimony, go to the HSST committee’s YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCtoUE3dJ-mLUo5dwGs7hXOw

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) 2018, its budget is $7.8 billion. NSF funds reach all 50 states through grants to nearly 2,000 colleges, universities and other institutions. Each year, NSF receives more than 50,000 competitive proposals for funding and makes about 12,000 new funding awards.

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