The Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration is investing $50M in grants supporting research and development efforts on nonproliferation over the next five years. NNSA said Thursday it will provide $5M per year to two university research consortia to integrate academic studies with National Laboratory applications in nuclear science and security.Read More »
Rep. Virginia Foxx, R-N.C., introduced a legislation to modernize the process through which federal grant recipients report to the government. The Grant Reporting Efficiency and Agreements Transparency or GREAT Act would enforce data standards for reported grant information, the congress said.Read More »
House lawmakers have approved a bill that directs the Office of Management and Budget to provide a modern, standardized reporting system that can translate outdated documents into open data for grant-making agencies and the public.
The Grant Reporting Efficiency and Agreements Transparency Act will help promote transparency in taxpayer spending processes, as well as guide Congress in reviewing grants awarded by the Executive branch, the office of Rep. Virginia Foxx, R-N.C., said Thursday.
Thirty-six research teams have been awarded $10.8 million in total grants from the National Science Foundation to study the workings of the human brain. NSF said Monday that each university-led consortium will receive $300,000 over two years under the agency’s Early Concept Grants for Exploratory Research program. “With NSF’s support, …Read More »
The National Institute of Standards and Technology will issue federal grants to establish a laboratory for collaborative research into forensic methods and technologies. NIST said Tuesday it plans to spend up to $20 million over the next five years on the Forensic Science Center of Excellence and could extend the …Read More »