Increasing Politicization and Homogeneity in Scientific Funding: An Analysis of NSF Grants, 1990-2020

CSPI Report No. 4   Summary: The National Science Foundation (NSF) is the main governmental scientific grant distributing body in the United States, with an annual budget of over $8 billion. This report uses natural language processing to analyze the abstracts of successful grants from 1990 to 2020 in the seven fields of Biological Sciences, … Continue reading Increasing Politicization and Homogeneity in Scientific Funding: An Analysis of NSF Grants, 1990-2020