The overall goal of North Dakota NASA EPSCoR Program is to increase the competitiveness
of North Dakota for merit-based grants and contracts in support of science and technology
research from federal funding agencies.
North Dakota NASA EPSCoR Program's Strategy for Advancing Science Excellence in
Funded through federal-state-private sector partnerships, North Dakota NASA EPSCoR
Program manages a comprehensive research development plan that involves the following:
Infrastructure Improvement Programs
Science Outreach and Recruitment Programs
Technology Transfer and Commercialization Programs
Tribal Colleges Programs
North Dakota NASA EPSCoR Program's federal research partners include the United
States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the National Aeronautics and Space
Administration (NASA), the National Science Foundation (NSF), and the National Institutes
of Health (NIH). North Dakota NASA EPSCoR Program also coordinates the
state's EPSCoR activities with the Department of Defense, the Department of Energy,
and the Department of Agriculture.