December 17, 2012
Growth of Interdisciplinary Science Is Seen as Leveler for NIH Grants
The National Institutes of Health, in considering anonymous grant applications, has been emboldened by evolutionary changes in science that include the trend toward interdisciplinary work, an agency leader said.
The greater frequency of research projects that cross multiple academic disciplines should significantly improve the ability of grant applicants to compete solely on the quality of their ideas,
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