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" To promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense; and for other purposes... "
Innovation Policy in the Knowledge-Based Economy - Page 7
by Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management (U.S.). Conference - 2001 - 457 pages
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End the Biggest Educational and Intellectual Blunder in History: A $100,000 ...

Norman W. Edmund - Education - 2005 - 621 pages
...the National Science Foundation Act of 1950 the Congress established the National Science Foundation to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense; and for other purposes. The President approved the act on May 10, 1950....
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U.S. Government Publication: Ideological Development and Institutional ...

John Spencer Walters - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2005 - 296 pages
...Clessner, "The Dissemination of Technical, Scientific, and Engineering Information," 253. 43. An Act to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense; and for other purposes, Public Law 507, 81st Cong., 2nd sess. (10 May...
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World Development Indicators 2006

Business - 2006 - 430 pages
...Foundation The National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent US government agency whose mission is to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; and to secure the national defense. It is responsible for promoting science and engineering through almost...
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Health Care Regulation in America: Complexity, Confrontation, and Compromise

Robert I. Field - Medical - 2006 - 352 pages
...in 1950 to promote and fund research across all sciences and engineering.42 The agency was directed "to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; and to secure the national defense."43 NSF has always been much smaller than NIH. Its annual budget today...
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World Development Indicators 2007

Business - 2007 - 402 pages
...Foundation The National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent US government agency whose mission is to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; and to secure the national defense. It is responsible for promoting science and engineering through almost...
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Coalitions and Partnerships in Community Health

Frances Dunn Butterfoss - Medical - 2007 - 608 pages
...mosaica@mosaica.org National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1950 "to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense. ..." With an annual budget of about $5.5 billion, NSF funds 20 percent...
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Multiversities, Ideas and Democracy

George Fallis - Education - 2007 - 475 pages
...most notably agricultural research. Eventually, the National Science Foundation was established in 1950 'to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense.'13 Explicit support for the humanities did not begin until the establishment...
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The First Campaign: Globalization, the Web, and the Race for the White House

Garrett M. Graff - Computers - 2007 - 323 pages
...National Science Foundation was born. In signing the bill, Truman explained that the NSF was critical "to promote the progress of science, to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense, and for other purposes." The period from 1945 to the early 1970s would...
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How to Go to College on a Shoe String: The Insider's Guide to Grants ...

Ann Marie O'Phelan - Reference - 2008 - 288 pages
...public programs in the humanities. National Science Foundation: An independent federal agency created to promote the progress of science, to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare, and to secure the national defense. Small Business Administration: Maintains and strengthens the nation's...
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World Development Indicators 2008

World Bank - Business & Economics - 2008 - 440 pages
...Foundation The National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent US government agency whose mission is to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; and to secure the national defense. NSF's goals — discovery, learning, research infrastructure, and stewardship...
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