an independent agency of the executive branch, created in 1950, that promotes and supports research and education in the sciences. Abbreviation: NSF
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How to use National Science Foundation in a sentence
With a 2021 National Science Foundation grant, Ling wants to improve population estimates to the point where the comings and goings of commuters, tourists, and other transients don’t skew results.The Brilliant 10: The most innovative up-and-coming minds in science | Bill Gourgey | September 20, 2021 | Popular-Science
Last year, some $2 per $1,000 was spent by the National Science Foundation and on to general science and basic research.
This technology has received awards, and grants from the National Science Foundation.ecoATM offers consumers a new way to sell used cell phones and electronic devices | Sarah Langs | September 1, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
A grant from the National Science Foundation has enabled me to carry the investigation through to completion.The Barren Ground Caribou of Keewatin | Francis Harper
Financial assistance from the National Science Foundation in 1957 through 1962 is acknowledged.Natural History of the Racer Coluber constrictor | Henry S. Fitch
Our study was financed in part by a grant from the National Science Foundation.Additional Records and Extensions of Known Ranges of Mammals from Utah | Stephen D. Durrant
Support for the laboratory phases of the work came in part from a grant from the National Science Foundation.