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  • NSF Announces Major Changes to Grant Solicitation Process
    by AIBS on October 16, 2017 at 6:11 pm

    The National Science Foundation (NSF) will no longer require pre-proposals for certain biology research programs. Instead, the Directorate for Biological Sciences is implementing a no deadline, full-proposal review process for four of its five […]

  • Weather Business Titan Nominated to Head NOAA
    by AIBS on October 16, 2017 at 6:10 pm

    President Trump selected Barry Myers to serve as the Under Secretary for Oceans and Atmosphere in the Commerce Department, a position that leads the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Myers is the CEO of AccuWeather and has an […]

  • Climate Change Skeptic Nominated to Lead White House Environmental Council
    by AIBS on October 16, 2017 at 6:10 pm

    Kathleen Harnett White has been nominated to chair the Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ). She is director of a conservative think tank and a former chair and member of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. Harnett White has been […]

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