National Science Foundation(NSF) is the US Government foundation which provide grants and scholarships in the field of all medical, non-medical, science, and mathematical engineering research. NSF is the major source of federal backing and specially supports fieds as mathematics, computer science, engineering, economics and SSC. It has total budget of about $6.87 billion(2010).
Recently Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College(MGCCC) got a grant money of five year plan from NSF in the same fields worth $599,855. This is to be distributed to 37 students worth $2,800. This is specially has been designed for the new enrollment of science and technology and all that.
NSF, NIH Award Grants To Study Spread Of Diseases
Recently, NSF and NIH(National Institute of Health) has awarded twelve grants worth a combined $12.7 million for preventing the spread of the diseases to the scientists for investigation and research on the same issue like disease-causing viruses and bacterium in people and animal both. There is big damage of food production due to diseases in the plants and animals.
NSF and various colleges, universities, K-12 schools, organizations, research foundations, businesses has agreement in United States. It has got 40,000 application every year, but only 11,000 have got the grants.
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