National Science Foundation

The message for national labs: Advances in quantum computing are about people, too

by Carten Cordell • 6 months ago

It's not enough to help develop quantum computers, experts told a Senate panel. National labs also need to train the incipient workforce that will support them.

CIO Dorothy Aronson discusses NSF’s IT transformation

by FedScoop Staff • 8 months ago

Aronson talks about IT modernization at her agency and more.

National Quantum Initiative bill is coming soon, House Science chairman says

by Carten Cordell • 9 months ago

Republican Rep. Lamar Smith wants to foster a collaborative framework for government, industry and academia to handle developments in quantum computing.

Quantum-level research to get $30M boost from Department of Energy

by Carten Cordell • 11 months ago

Secretary Rick Perry pledged new quantum information science (QIS) grants for the five Nanoscale Science Research Centers based at national laboratories around the country.

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

by FedScoop Staff • 2 years 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 • 2 years ago

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

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