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UDaily: EPSCoR kickoff - State leaders celebrate the power of partnership

UDaily: EPSCoR kickoff -  State leaders celebrate the power of partnership

Participants in Delaware’s Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) celebrated the launch of a new five-year, $24-million grant that aims to further expand and enhance environmental research capability in the state in a ceremony on Aug. 29.

EPSCoR is a program sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF) that supports states’ efforts to increase their research competitiveness through improvements in infrastructure, including facilities, programs and personnel. There are currently 31 states and territories designated as NSF EPSCoR jurisdictions.