Research Competitiveness Program

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  • Microbiomes of the Built Environment

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  • GIST Tech-I Applications Are Open

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  • Guided by AAAS Peer-Review, States Make the Most of Their R&D Programs

    [A variation of this article appeared in AAAS News & Notes in the 30 January 2015 issue of Science .] With federal R&D funding as a percentage of GDP at its lowest levels in several decades, states are doing what they can to support innovation within their own borders. Many have created...
  • States Lean In on R&D

    Investing in technology that turns tidal energy into clean power has paid off for the state of Maine. | COURTESY OF OCEAN RENEWABLE POWER COMPANY At the mouth of the Bay of Fundy, just off the coast of Maine, a tidal power system built and operated by the Ocean Renewable Power Company (ORPC) draws...
  • Tech-I Winners Announced

    GIST.png The GIST initiative is led by the U.S. Department of State, and the Tech-I competition is implemented by AAAS. Following months of competition, intense training, and two amazing days of pitching at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Marrakech, Morocco, AAAS are pleased to announce the...
  • GIST Tech-I Finals Brochure

    download AAAS are exceptionally proud to present the brochure for the GIST Tech-I Finals which took take place at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Marrakech, Morocco in November 2014. The Tech-I Finals represented the close of an exceptionally exciting journey which saw countless young...
  • 2014 Tech-I Finalists

    See GISTNetwork.org for current information on GIST Tech-I and the Global Entrepreneurship Summit

    GIST.png The GIST initiative is led by the U.S. Department of State, and the Tech-I competition is implemented by AAAS. "Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever does." - Margaret Mead Following a record 405,038...
  • Interested in Winning a AAAS Membership?

    The GIST initiative is led by the U.S. Department of State, and the Tech-I competition is implemented by AAAS. The AAAS Tech-I team are giving away 100 digital one-year AAAS Memberships to Tech-I voters . Membership to AAAS includes a subscription to Science magazine, access to the Members Central...
  • Application Deadline EXTENDED

    Following numerous requests in our interactive webinars and via email, AAAS are pleased to announce that the application deadline date for the Tech-I Competition has been extended from July 21, 2014 until JULY 31, 2014 at 9:00 AM EDT . This is an additional 10 days for you to perfect your...
  • Female Scientists and Entrepreneurs Tell Their Stories

    Female scientists and entrepreneurs play an important role in society, both on a community level and globally. GIST has helped young women entrepreneurs across the world to get the mentorship, support, and skills necessary to develop their science and technology ideas and compete in the global...