Last week NIST announced $4 million in grants to help develop research plans that address the biggest challenges currently inhibiting growth of advanced manufacturing in the United States. The grants will range from $250,000 to $500,000.
NIST says that nonprofit U.S. organizations, in addition to higher education institutions, are eligible to apply for the program, and is encouraging teams to collaborate or form partnerships between companies, universities or government agencies. The deadline is October 21, 2013.
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