Media Advisory 19-006
Media Telecon: NSF’s Green Bank Observatory
September 20, 2019
Members of the news media are invited to a 10:30 a.m. ET conference call with representatives from the National Science Foundation and NSF’s Green Bank Observatory for an update on the management and operations of the facility.
For registration and call-in information, please contact Josh Chamot at email@example.com.
Karen O’Neil, director, NSF’s Green Bank Observatory
Harshal Gupta, NSF program officer for Green Bank Observatory
A conference call to discuss the future management and operations of NSF’s GBO.
Monday, Sept. 23, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. ET
Joshua A. Chamot, NSF, 703-292-7090, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency that supports fundamental research and education across all fields of science and engineering. In fiscal year (FY) 2019, its budget is $8.1 billion. NSF funds reach all 50 states through grants to nearly 2,000 colleges, universities and other institutions. Each year, NSF receives more than 50,000 competitive proposals for funding and makes about 12,000 new funding awards.
Useful NSF Web Sites:
NSF Home Page: https://www.nsf.gov
NSF News: https://www.nsf.gov/news/
For the News Media: https://www.nsf.gov/news/newsroom.jsp
Science and Engineering Statistics: https://www.nsf.gov/statistics/
Awards Searches: https://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/