NSF invests in science and engineering infrastructure across the nation

Researcher collecting coral samples Six jurisdictions have received Research Infrastructure Improvement (RII) Track-1 awards from the National Science Foundation's (NSF) Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR).The $20 million awards will bolster science and engineering academic research infrastructure in the U.S. Virgin Islands and five states: Kentucky, Maine, Missouri, North Dakota and South Dakota. Each five-year award will support fundamental research; science, technology, engineering and ... More at http://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=132253&WT.mc_id=USNSF_51&WT.mc_ev=click
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