|2018-02-12||NSF Program Cuts Proposed for FY19||NSF||Budget Cuts||Climate, Other||
The Trump administration’s FY2019 budget proposes cuts to a number of National Science Foundation (NSF) programs, including a 56% reduction in the NSF account that supports the construction of research platforms and the acquisition of scientific instruments.
|2017-12||“Climate Change” Omitted from NSF Funding Applications||NSF||Self-Censorship||Climate||
NSF funded 40% fewer grants containing the words “climate change” in 2017, compared to 2016, with scientists apparently engaging in “self-censorship” and using alternative terms (e.g., “extreme weather”).
|2017-05-23||NSF’s FY18 Budget Cut by Trump Administration||NSF||Budget Cuts||Climate, Other||
The Trump administration’s FY2018 budget proposed a 10% cut funding in for NSF climate and environmental research programs. This is expected to lead to 800 fewer awards to universities and other institution in 2018 compared to 2017.