Office of Budget, Finance and
Award Management (BFA)
Chief Financial Officer and Office Head: Martha Rubenstein
Acting Deputy Office Head: Karen Tiplady
BFA's MISSION, VISION AND CORE VALUES
In support of the National Science Foundation's mission and purpose, "to promote
the progress of Science..." (P.L. 81-507), NSF's Office of Budget, Finance and Award
Management (BFA) affirms the following:
To provide business, financial and analytical services to diverse stakeholders
To be leaders in business practices in a dynamic environment which encourages
individual and organizational excellence.
To achieve success through: teamwork; mutual respect; integrity; creativity;
responsibility; initiative; professionalism; and a sense of humor.