Explore Beta

NSF Careers

NSF Careers

Build a career that has a lasting impact. One that helps change the world. A career that you'll be proud of for the rest of your life.

Virtual Backgrounds

Virtual Backgrounds

NSF research impacts nearly every field of science and engineering, at locations across the planet. Browse and download some of the most stunning images from NSF’s research legacy.

Remote Participant Support

Remote Participant Support

All NSF panel meetings through September 30, 2021 will be moved to a virtual format. We compiled helpful tips for planning virtual meetings, technical support information, reference guides, and more.

Science Matters

Science Matters

Beta Updates

Beta Updates

We’re building NSF’s new website in small, iterative pieces. This effort has just begun, so there may not be much to see right now. As we revise content in the coming weeks and months, we will move it from nsf.gov to beta.nsf.gov. While this is NSF’s “beta” site, the content is real.

User-centered design

User-centered design

We're conducting user experience testing as we develop our new site, and we're looking for volunteers to participate in the design process. Are you interested?

Frequent feedback loops

Frequent feedback loops

We encourage you to let us know what you think about what you're seeing on beta.nsf.gov