I’ve been a strong critic of the bias towards project rather than people based funding in public grants for science research. Now, I celebrate being the recipient of people based funding thanks to a combined initiative of the… 833 more words
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As a scientist working in an environmental research lab, I find funding defense more than science to be horrifying. Yes, I understand that we need a strong military, but America’s military is already extremely funded, it won’t go away. 113 more words
Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce has announced that $139 million over six years will be invested in new science research programmes.
The 48 research programmes receiving funding in the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s 2014 science investment round are in the biological industries, high-value manufacturing and services, energy and minerals, environmental, and health and society sectors. 264 more words