EVENT: Ad Hoc Meeting for the Advisory Committee for Polar Programs
June 24, 2022
An ad hoc meeting of the Advisory Committee for the Office of Polar Programs will be held on July 25, 2022 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm EST. The meeting will review the Antarctic Research Vessel (ARV) Science Advisory Subcommittee (SASC) report following the ARV’s Interim Design Review #1.
The Advisory Committee for Polar Programs provides advice and recommendations to the National Science Foundation concerning support for polar research, education, infrastructure and logistics, and related activities.
Register at https://nsf.zoomgov.com/webinar/register/WN_u00fgoI9TwmEUM0OpVCHFw. For questions, contact Sara Eckert (email@example.com).
The U.S. National Science Foundation propels the nation forward by advancing fundamental research in all fields of science and engineering. NSF supports research and people by providing facilities, instruments and funding to support their ingenuity and sustain the U.S. as a global leader in research and innovation. With a fiscal year 2022 budget of $8.8 billion, NSF funds reach all 50 states through grants to nearly 2,000 colleges, universities and institutions. Each year, NSF receives more than 40,000 competitive proposals and makes about 11,000 new awards. Those awards include support for cooperative research with industry, Arctic and Antarctic research and operations, and U.S. participation in international scientific efforts.