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We offer a crosscutting suite of government relations and public affairs capabilities. Services include advocating for your needs, building coalitions, enhancing your visibility, and providing custom methods for effective engagement.


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Fellows are a respected and coveted core in the federal policy process, using their scientific expertise to inform and shape policy decisions. Fellowships are a transformative career opportunity and are an essential conduit between scientists and the federal government.


FYI: Science Policy News from AIP

An authoritative news and resource center for federal science policy, with a focus on the physical sciences.

NASA’s Science Mission Directorate received a 2% budget increase in fiscal year 2023, a small boost relative to other science agencies, and budgets are under strain across its portfolio.

The SBIR and STTR small-business R&D programs must implement significant new performance benchmarks and research security protections in response to a three-year renewal passed by Congress last fall.

FYI presents its annual list of 10 science policy stories to watch in the year ahead.

Major science and technology provisions in this year’s National Defense Authorization Act cover issues such as intelligence agencies’ adoption of emerging technology, biomanufacturing, the technological rivalry between the U.S. and China, and research capacity-building at minority-serving institutions.