The National Science Foundation (NSF), Office of Industrial Innovation (OII), Phase II Community College (CC) Briefing LIVE WebCast from the National Science Foundation headquarters in
February 16th, 2006
On January 5th, 2006 a Dear Colleague Letter from the Directorate for Engineering’s Office of Industrial Innovation (OII) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs, in collaboration with the Directorate for Education and Human Resources' Division of Human Resource Development (HRD) was released. This National Science Foundation (NSF) Dear Colleague Letter invites OII grantees to submit proposals to fund joint work with professor(s)-student(s) teams from Minority Serving Community Colleges (MSCC). The Webcast briefing will discuss the program scope, sponsoring organizations’ interests in the program, and submission instructions. Program officials from the sponsoring organizations will be present to comment and respond to questions via email and telephone.
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The National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1950 "to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense…" With an annual budget of about $5.5 billion, we are the funding source for approximately 20 percent of all federally supported basic research conducted by America's colleges and universities. In many fields such as mathematics, computer science and the social sciences, NSF is the major source of federal backing. MORE
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