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NSF & Congress

The Office of Legislative and Public Affairs' Congressional Team is the principle point of contact between Congress and NSF. We coordinate requests for information, NSF officials' appearance at Congressional hearings, ensure timely responses to congressionally mandated reports and correspondence, arrange meetings with Members of Congress and their staff, and arrange site visits to NSF-supported facilities. 

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Feel free to reach out with any questions or for support. Call us at 703-292-8070.

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Date: Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Time: 9:30 a.m.

Location: H-309 Capitol

Hearing: National Science Foundation’s Budget Request for Fiscal Year 2020

Committee: House Committee on Appropriations; Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies

Witness: Dr. France Córdova, Director, National Science Foundation

Webcast: https://appropriations.house.gov/legislation/hearings/national-science-foundation-s-budget-request-for-fiscal-year-2020

 

Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019

 

Time: 10:00 a.m.

Location: 2318 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing: A Review of the National Science Foundation FY 2020 Budget Request

Committee: House Science, Space, and Technology Committee; Subcommittee on Research and Technology

Witness: Dr. France Córdova, Director, National Science Foundation; Dr. Diane Souvaine, Chair, National Science Board

Webcast: https://science.house.gov/hearings/a-review-of-the-national-science-foundation-fy-2020-budget-request

 

Date: Thursday, May 16, 2019

 

Time: 10:00 a.m.

Location: 2318 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing: Event Horizon Telescope: The Black Hole Seen Round The World

Committee: House Science, Space and Technology Committee's Subcommittee on Research and Technology/p>

Witness: Dr. France Córdova, Director, National Science Foundation; Dr. Sheperd Doeleman, Director, Event Horizon Telescope; Center for Astrophysics, Harvard and Smithsonian; Dr. Colin Lonsdale, Director, MIT Haystack Observatory; Dr. Katherine Bouman, Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Astrophysics, Harvard and Smithsonian

Webcast: https://science.house.gov/hearings/event-horizon-telescope-the-black-hole-seen-round-the-world

By State: NSF Partnership Information
These brief summaries include the total amount of awards to institutions within a state, some of the state's institutions receiving the awards, and examples of projects currently funded in the state.

 

Email: Congressionalteam@nsf.gov

 

Phone: 703-292-8070