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Bullet action-alerts, policy · Apr 29, 2022

Ask Your Senators to Support Investment in NSF

Please show your support for the National Science Foundation by asking your Senators to sign a Dear Colleague Letter in support of at least $11 billion in funding for the agency in FY 2023.
Bullet action-alerts, policy · Apr 14, 2022

Ask Your U.S. Representative to Support Investment in NSF

Please show your support for the National Science Foundation by asking your Representative to sign a Dear Colleague Letter in support of at least $11 billion in funding for the agency in FY 2023.
Bullet action-alerts, policy · May 27, 2021

Ask Your Senators to Support Investment in NSF

Please show your support for the National Science Foundation (NSF) by asking your Senators to sign a Dear Colleague Letter in support of funding the agency at $10 billion in 2022.
Bullet action-alerts, policy · Apr 02, 2021

Ask Your Representative to Support Investment in NSF

Congress has started debate on funding levels for federal programs for fiscal year 2022. Please show your support for the National Science Foundation (NSF) by asking your Representative to sign a Dear Colleague Letter in support of funding the agency at $10 billion in 2022.

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Bullet action-alerts, policy · Mar 04, 2021

Ask Your Members of Congress to Cosponsor the RISE Act

On March 11, 2021, Congress enacted the latest COVID-19 relief package—the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (H.R. 1319). The package includes $600 million for the National Science Foundation and $150 million for the National Institute of Standards and Technology, but it does not include research relief provisions at the levels requested by the scientific community.