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NSF Technology Innovation and Partnerships, Directorate

In August 2022, the CHIPS bill was signed into law. The CHIPS bill authorized $20 billion over five years for the new Technology, Innovation, and Partnerships (TIP) Directorate launched by the National Science Foundation (NSF). The bill formally established the new Directorate and stands up program and focus areas for research.

NSF Major Research Instrumentation Cost Share Waiver

The National Science Foundation (NSF) Major Research Instrumentation (MRI) program funds the acquisition and development of critical research instrumentation. Proposals can be submitted under two tracks up to $4 million for multi-user research instruments