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TVNZ/NZPA: Govt science spend concentrated

Peter Griffin posted in on July 13th, 2010.

The Foundation for Research, Science and Technology has announced the recipients of this year’s largest science funding round. 42 contracts are being awarded a total of $48 million – the contractors are made up of 18 Crown research institutes, universities and private sector research organisations. An excerpt: (read in full here) “The foundation is an […]

A round-up of media coverage of FRST funding

Peter Griffin posted in on July 12th, 2008.

Lanzatech’s $12 million funding win for a cleaner alternative to petrol, primary-sector funding boosted and money directed into research in the shellfish industry – some of the stories looking at the FRST carve up of research, science and technology funding. New Zealand Herald Plenty of funding allocated for primary sector Nelson scientists get $14.8m to expand […]

HEADS UP: FRST Funding announcement – 2pm today

Peter Griffin posted in on July 11th, 2008.

FRST funding fact sheet: FRST invests nearly $500 million a year in the RS&T sectors on behalf of the Government. Details of the 2007/08 funding round are available on the FRST website. United Future said last week that it would seek to merge FRST with the Ministry of Research, Science and Technology and create the […]

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