H.R. 4968 (111th): To authorize the National Science Foundation to award grants for implementing or expanding research-based reforms in master’s and doctoral level STEM education that emphasize preparation for diverse careers in the STEM workforce.


Mar 25, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 25, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Gabrielle Giffords

Representative for Arizona's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 25, 2010
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3/25/2010--Introduced.Requires the Director of the National Science Foundation (NSF) to award grants to institutions of higher education for the implementation or expansion of research-based reforms in master's and doctoral level ... Read more >

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Mar 25, 2010

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H.R. 4955 (Related)
Transforming Undergraduate STEM Education Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 25, 2010

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