Evaluation and Assessment Capability (EAC)
NSF Evaluation Performance Goal
Enable consistent evaluation of the impact of NSF investments with a high degree of rigor and independence.
FY 2016 EAC Performance Targets
Evaluation framework includes: (1) criteria for what constitutes evidence, (2) processes and methods for obtaining such evidence, (3) how evidence can be analyzed, synthesized and used to determine both direction and degree of progress toward desired objectives in complex, adaptive situations.
Overview of EAC Activities