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Broader Impacts in a Nutshell

The National Science Foundation funds basic science research at the early graduate, dissertation, and postdoctoral stages. The NSF uses two criteria for evaluating funding applications: intellectual merit and broader impacts. In this blog post, I will explain ways in which … Continue reading

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NSF Update: Revised Merit Review Information and Upcoming Dissertation Research Grant Deadlines

The National Science Foundation (NSF) funds about 20% of federally-funded (non-medical) science and engineering at U.S. colleges and universities, including several programs to support graduate students and postdoctoral scholars. For programs with deadlines on or after January 14, 2013, NSF … Continue reading

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