Govt to consult public on National Science Challenges

The Government has announced it will kick off a publicity campaign to seek ideas on how to tackle the country’s biggest science-related challenges as part of a $60 million research programme.

Here’s the official announcement from Science and Innovation Minister, Steven Joyce.

Media coverage:

Stuff: Science funding up for grabs

3News: Govt launches science ‘challenges’

Radio New Zealand: Public asked what research should be funded