Tags National Science Foundation

NSF’s cybersecurity Scholarship-for-Service program would expand under Senate bill

by FedScoop Staff • 4 months ago

Bipartisan legislation advancing in the Senate would expand a National Science Foundation scholarship program that funds cybersecurity education for students who commit to government service after they obtain their degree.

2016 in review: Capitol Hill’s big year in tech legislation

by Samantha Ehlinger • 11 months ago

The MEGABYTE Act, U.S.-Israel Advanced Research Partnership Act of 2016 and the BOTS Act all became law this year.

NSF to dole out $76M in cybersecurity research grants

by Shaun Waterman • 12 months ago

The $76 million in research grants is aimed at “human-centered” security for the Internet of Things and computer chips that prove their own trustworthiness, among other projects.

Agencies unveil 3-D map of Alaska as part of Arctic initiative

by Whitney Blair Wyckoff • 1 year ago

The portal is part of a White House project to improve coordination of national efforts in the northernmost climes of the globe.

DHS asks for help designing the cyber testbed of the future

by Shaun Waterman • 1 year ago

The Department of Homeland Security is asking for suggestions from vendors about a new cybersecurity laboratory it wants to set up called the Cyber Experimentation for the Future, or CEF, Testbed.

Audit: Reporting requirements for grant money are too burdensome

by Samantha Ehlinger • 1 year ago

More can be done to make it easier to fill out paperwork for federally-funded university research, a government watchdog report has found. It is still too complicated to comply with reporting requirements for federally-funded research, university representatives said in interviews with the Government Accountability Office auditors.