Science Policy News

  • White House Tries to Revive Rescissions Proposal
    by AIBS on June 11, 2018 at 2:44 pm

    The Trump Administration has withdrawn its request to cut the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) water quality grants and unspent Superstorm Sandy relief funds from the rescissions proposal that was submitted to Congress on May 8, 2018. On June […]

  • NSB Recommends Flexible Research Infrastructure Account for NSF
    by AIBS on June 11, 2018 at 2:44 pm

    The National Science Board (NSB), the National Science Foundation's (NSF) governing body, has released a new report titled “Study of Operations and Maintenance Costs for NSF Facilities,” which examines the balance between funding […]

  • Report Suggests Improvements to Graduate STEM Education
    by AIBS on June 11, 2018 at 2:44 pm

    As highlighted in a February 2018 Feature article in BioScience, “Biology Graduate Programs Educating Students for Life Beyond Academia: Broadening Horizons for Young Scientists (, students and […]

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