Special Observances, Holidays and NSF Campaigns

National Disability Employment Awareness Month
National Disability Employment Awareness Month

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National Hispanic Heritage Month
National Hispanic Heritage Month

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National Hispanic-Serving Institutions Week 2022
National Hispanic-Serving Institutions Week 2022

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NSF celebrates Americans with Disabilities Act

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Celebrating Black History Month with National Science Foundation

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National Science Foundation honoring all who served for Veterans Day

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Caribbean American Heritage - June 2022

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NSF Asian Pacific American Heritage Month 2022

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National Science Foundation celebrates Juneteenth

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National Science Foundation celebrates LGBTQ+ Pride Month 2022

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Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2022 background. Remembering the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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National Science Foundation celebrates Women's History Month 2022

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Mental Health Awareness Month 2022

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Mental Health Awareness Month 2022

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Event Horizon Telescope - Our own black hole 2022

Credit: C. Padilla, NRAO/AUI/National Science Foundation

The Sgr A* Black Hole

Credit: Event Horizon Telescope Collaboration

2022 Science Happens Here Campaign.

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2022 Science Happens Here Campaign.

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You can be the face of change

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We can all be Citizen Scientists. Celebrate Citizen Science Month with NSF.

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Public Service Recognition Week 2022. We make science happen.

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NSF mission


NSF’s Core Values

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NSF Vision Statement

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NSF ranked No. 2 among mid-sized agencies in the 2021 Best Places to Work in the Federal Government® Rankings.

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NSF’s Directorate for Education and Human Resources ranked No. 1 among agency subcomponents in the 2021 Best Places to Work in the Federal Government® Rankings.

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NSF’s Directorate for Biological Sciences ranked No. 4 among agency subcomponents in the 2021 Best Places to Work in the Federal Government® Rankings.

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Credit: National Science Foundation

Credit: National Science Foundation

Credit: National Science Foundation