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CONTENTS

LETTER

OF TRANSMITTAL

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THE DIRECTOR’S
STATEMENT.
PROGRAM
ACTIVITIES
OF THE NATIONAL
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FOUNDATION.
INS~TUT~~~NAL

PR00RAMs.

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SCIENCE

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Science Development Program. ...........................
Institutional Grants for Science. ...........................
Graduate Science Facilities. ..............................
SUPPORT

OF SCIENTIFIC

RESEARCH

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Basic Research Projects. ..................................
Mathematical, Physical, and Engineering Sciences. .......
Biological and Medical Sciences. .......................
Social Sciences. ......................................
National Research Centers. ...............................
National Radio Astronomy Observatory .................
Kitt Peak National Observatory ........................
Cerro To1010 Inter-American Observatory. ..............
National Center for Atmospheric Research. ..............
National Research Programs. .............................
United States Antarctic Research Program. ...........
Deep Crustal Studies of the Earth (Project Mohole). ......
International Indian Ocean Expedition. ................
Weather Modification. ...............................
United States-Japan Cooperative Science Program. ......
International Years of the Quiet Sun. ..................
Specialized Research Facilities. ...........................
Oceanographic Research Vessels and Facilities. ..........
Biological Science Research Facilities. ..................
University Computing Facilities. .......................
University Nuclear Research Facilities. .................
University Atmospheric Sciences Research Facilities. ......
Social Science Research Facilities. ......................
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SCIJ~ICXEDUCATION.
University- and Graduate-Level Programs. .................
Graduate Students and Advanced Scholars. .............
Improving Graduate Courses. .........................
College- and Undergraduate-Level
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Undergraduate Students. .............................
&kge Faculty. .....................................
Improving Undergraduate Courses. ....................
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Secondary School Programs ...............................
Secondary School Teachers ............................
Improving Secondary School Courses. ..................
Secondary SchoolStudents ............................
Elementary School Programs. .............................
Elementary School Personnel. .........................
Improving Elementary School Courses. .................
SCIENCE

INFORMATION.

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Scientific Publication. ...................................
Abstracting and Indexing .................................
Organization and Searching of Information. ................
Information Resources. ..................................
Foreign Science Information. .............................
Communications Patters and Studies. ......................
APPENDICES :
A. National Science Board, Staff, Committees, and Advisory
Panels............................................
B. Financial Report for Fiscal Year 1964. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
C. Patents Resulting from Activities Supported by the National
Science Foundation.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
D. National Science Foundation-Sponsored
Scientific Conferences, Symposia, and Advanced Science Seminars
Held During Fiscal Year 1964.. .,. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
E. Publications of the National Science Foundation. . . . . . . . . .

A listing of grants, contracts, and fellowships
awarded in fiscal year 1964 appears in a separate
publication entitled National Science Foundation
Grants and Awards, Fiscal Year 1964, NSF 65-2.
It is available from the Superintendent of Docu, ments, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washi ington, D.C., at a cost of $1 .OO.

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