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Nebraska Academy of Sciences


Last profile update: 12/15/2017
Last grant data update: 04/13/2018

At A Glance

Nebraska Academy of Sciences

14th & U St., 302 Morrill Hall

Lincoln, NE United States 68588-0339


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation






Established in NE

Purpose and Activities

Giving to further the work of scientists and to facilitate cooperation among them, to improve the effectiveness of science in the promotion of human welfare and environmental quality, and to provide the opportunity for scientific research related to the problems of the ever-changing environment of the Great Plains. Giving also to increase public understanding and appreciation of the importance and promise of science in human progress, to stimulate science education, and to encourage young people to become involved in science, to foster the interaction of business, industry, government, education, and the academic scientific community and to disseminate scientific knowledge, and to recognize high achievements in attaining the Academy's objectives .