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Use of Funds

Distribution of FundsInitially, the foundation will use funds for:

  • General Operating Expenses
  • Developing infrastructure and building out the organization
  • Supporting our national volunteer efforts
  • Nanotechnology Education & Awareness Programs
  • Scholarships for advanced degrees in nanotechnology
  • Matching grants from the federal government agencies
  • Post-doctoral research associate and graduate research fellowships

Over time, fund use will expand to include:

  • Endowed professorships for new multi-disciplined research positions
  • Lab equipment and facilities
  • Lab manager(s) and staff recruitment
  • Lab staff and post-doctoral research associate positions
  • Research fellows and other staff to support principal investigators

Source of Funds