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FASEB releases updated resources and analyses: science funding and employment

Analyses show NIH grant funding improved in FY 2016; can the progress be maintained? The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) released updated information on research funding trends for the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and on the education and employment of biological and medical scientists. Analyses of NIH grant funding show increases… Read More »

National Academies’ Next Generation Researchers Initiative gets underway

The first meeting of a National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine study on the difficulties young biomedical researchers face trying to establish and maintain careers as independent scientists took place in Washington, DC, on January 9. The Next Generation Researchers Initiative aims to evaluate numerous factors affecting the transition to independent research careers, including… Read More »

NSF revises Grant Application Policies

The National Science Foundation (NSF) announced revisions to its Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) on October 16. The new PAPPG will be effective for proposals submitted or due on or after January 25, 2016. The revisions include: Enforcement of 5 pm deadline in submitter’s local time across all NSF funding opportunities Implementation… Read More »