Establishing priorities in science funding

Hearing before the Task Force on Defense, Foreign Policy, and Space of the Committee on the Budget, House ... first session, July 11 and 18, 1991 by United States

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Establishing priorities for R&D in the public sector is a complex and sometimes bumpy procedure. The juxtaposition of the political and scientific worlds can leave substantial gaps in perceptions.

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Funding influences the path of science by encouraging research on some topics and pointing away from others. That influence may be indirect, such as when political priorities shape the funding programs of government funding agencies (like the National Institutes of Health or the National Science Foundation).

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environmental policy D. focused on chemical pollutants, including industrial chemicals.Quantum information science. QIS also stands out as a top priority as the administration continues to implement the National Quantum Initiative Act. NSF proposes to roughly double its funding for the field to $ million, in part to support new quantum research centers that it is establishing through its Quantum Leap Challenge Institutes.Education Funding: Priorities to Focus On in a Shrinking Economy Christy Guilfoyle Historically, the United States has led the world in providing its citizens with opportunities for and access to high levels of educational attainment, but that is changing.