NSF Matters



Computers, Internet, cell phones, barcodes, and MRIs are just a few tangible benefits from research funded by the National Science Foundation. NSF’s support for fundamental research is critical to discovery, innovation, and the economic growth of our nation.

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NSF Impacts

Explore research outcomes made possible by the NSF that help fuel the U.S. economy, enhance national security, and advance knowledge.

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NSF Funding

The NSF budget has remained flat for 15 years. Review FASEB’s FY 2020 budget recommendations.

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