Consortium of  Social Science Associations

The Consortium of  Social Science Associations (COSSA) is an advocate for the research community, educating policy makers on the need for federal funding for research in the social and behavioral sciences. Check out the COSSA Handbook.

Why Social Science?COSSA’s Why Social Science blog showcases the importance of these investments.

April 3, 2018 | Volume 37, Issue 7

In This Issue

FEATURED NEWS
2020 Census to Ask About Citizenship; COSSA Releases Statement and Action Alert
COSSA IN ACTION
Science Policy Conference Program Taking Shape; Hotel Block Extended to April 6
COSSA to Present 2018 Distinguished Service Award to Rep. Dan Lipinski, NIH’s Bill Riley
COSSA Seeking Undergraduate Summer Interns
The American Statistical Association Answers “Why Social Science?”
Letters & Statements
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
Congress Approves Fiscal Year 2018 Funding; Cochran Retires
House Members Join Together to Support NIH, Title VI International Education in Dear Colleague Letters
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
Office of Management and Budget Releases President’s Management Agenda
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Recent Reports
COSSA MEMBER SPOTLIGHT
AERA & AAPSS Briefing Focuses on Inequality and Public Education
Nomination Opportunities
EVENTS CALENDAR

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April 17, 2018 | Volume 37, Issue 8

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
Psychologist Kristina R. Olson Receives Alan T. Waterman Award
COSSA IN ACTION
Less Than Two Weeks Until COSSA’s Science Policy Conference and Advocacy Day
Letters & Statements
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
Jerry Moran Tapped to Lead Senate CJS Subcommittee
House Subcommittee Discusses 2019 NIH Budget
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
NIH Launches HEAL Initiative to Address the Opioid Epidemic
NIH Takes Next Steps in Agency Reorganization Plans
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
Funding Opportunities
Recent Reports
COSSA MEMBER SPOTLIGHT
PAA Congressional Briefing Explores Factors Affecting Life Expectancy
Nomination Opportunities
EVENTS CALENDAR

May 2, 2018 | Volume 37, Issue 9

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
Recap of the 2018 COSSA Science Policy Conference
COSSA IN ACTION
Social Science Advocates Take to Capitol Hill
COSSA Submits Testimony in Support of Science Funding
Senators Join Together in Support of the Institute for Education Sciences
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
Common Rule Agencies Release Proposal for 6-Month Delay of Revisions, Optional Implementation of “Burden-Reducing” Provisions; Comments Sought for 30 Days
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
Funding Opportunities
COSSA MEMBER SPOTLIGHT
Nomination Opportunities
EVENTS CALENDAR

May 15, 2018 | Volume 37, Issue 10

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
House Appropriations Subcommittees Begin Marking Up Spending Legislation
COSSA IN ACTION
CJRA and COSSA to Host “Ask a Criminologist” Panel on How the Opioid Epidemic and Police-Community Relations Impact Homicides
Letters & Statements
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
Congress Questions Commerce, Census on Citizenship Question
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
National Science Board Elects New Leadership
NSF and Air Force Sign Letter of Intent
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
Funding Opportunities
Recent Reports
EVENTS CALENDAR

May 29, 2018 | Volume 37, Issue 11

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
House Panel Passes FY 2019 Funding for NSF, Census, NIJ
COSSA IN ACTION
COSSA Presents Rep. Dan Lipinski with Distinguished Service Award
Letters & Statements
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
House and Senate Committees Approve FY 2019 Agriculture Funding
Senate Subcommittee Holds Hearing on 2019 NIH Budget
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Open Positions
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
CNSF Hosts 24th Annual Capitol Hill Exhibition
Funding Opportunities
Open Positions
Fellowships & Professional Development
EVENTS CALENDAR

June 12, 2018 | Volume 37, Issue 12

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
NIH Releases Data Science Strategic Plan
COSSA IN ACTION
Letters & Statements
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
Congress Moves Forward on FY 2019 Spending
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
Census Issues Request for Comment on Decennial Data Collection
Minerva Initiative Releases 2018 Funding Opportunity Announcement, Topics of Interest
BLS Releases New Data on the “Gig Economy”
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Recent Reports
Open Positions
Fellowships & Professional Development
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
NASEM Report Outlines Future of Graduate STEM Education
New NASEM Report Identifies “Indicators for Monitoring Undergraduate STEM Education”
Recent Reports
Open Positions
Fellowships & Professional Development
EVENTS CALENDAR

July 10, 2018 | Volume 37, Issue 14

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
Arthur Lupia to Lead NSF’s Social Science Directorate
COSSA IN ACTION
Wendy Naus Discusses COSSA’s Fight for Social Science Research with UK Publication
Letters & Statements
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
Senate Appropriations Committee Passes FY 2019 Labor, Health Human Services, Education Bill
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
William Bryan Nominated to Lead DHS Science and Technology
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
Puerto Rico’s Statistical Agency Spared from Reorganization (For Now)
International Natural and Social Science Bodies Merge to Form “International Science Council”
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Recent Reports
Open Positions
Fellowships & Professional Development
EVENTS CALENDAR

July 24, 2018 | Volume 37, Issue 15

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
Steven Dillingham Nominated to Lead Census Bureau
COSSA IN ACTION
Letters & Statements
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
House Committee Approves FY 2019 Labor-HHS-Education Funding
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
Draft Guidance Documents Related to Revised Common Rule Released
NSF Announces new STEM Education Advisory Panel
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Recent Reports
Fellowships & Professional Development
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Recent Reports
Fellowships & Professional Development
EVENTS CALENDAR

August 7, 2018 | Volume 37, Issue 16

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
Kelvin Droegemeier Nominated to Lead OSTP
COSSA IN ACTION
COSSA and 25 Science Organizations Call for Removal of Census Citizenship Question
The Lab @ DC Answers “Why Social Science?”
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
House Holds Hearing on Cures Implementation
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
White House Outlines FY 2020 R&D Budget Priorities
Census Bureau Seeks Input on 2020 Data Products
NSF Prepares to Launch the 2026 Idea Machine
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Fellowships & Professional Development
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
Event Highlights State Evidence-Based Policymaking
Funding Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Recent Reports
Fellowships & Professional Development
COSSA MEMBER SPOTLIGHT
Funding Opportunities
EVENTS CALENDAR
EDITOR’S NOTE: Update Returns September 4

 

September 4, 2018 | Volume 37, Issue 17

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
USDA Announces Plans to Move NIFA and ERS out of DC, Realign ERS with Chief Economist
COSSA IN ACTION
New from “Why Social Science?”: Misinformation and “Ban-the-Box” Policies
Letters & Statements
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
State of Play: FY 2019 Appropriations for Social Science Research
Senate Committee Considers Droegemeier Confirmation
Senate HELP Committee Hears Update on NIH Cures Implementation
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
NIH Releases RFI, Delays Enforcement of New Clinical Trials Policy
White House Seeks Input on New Government Effectiveness Research Center
NSF Launches 2026 Idea Machine
White House to Appoint J. Scott Angle to Lead NIFA
NSF Taps Karen Marrongelle to Lead Education and Human Resources Directorate
OHRP Releases Information on Clinical Trial Consent Form Posting, GDPR Guidance
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Open Positions
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
Fellowships & Professional Development
EVENTS CALENDAR

September 18, 2018 | Volume 37, Issue 18

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
Social Psychologists Among 2018 Golden Goose Award Recipients
COSSA IN ACTION
CJRA’s Peter Wood Answers “Why Social Science?”
Letters & Statements
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
Congress Makes Progress on Appropriations as Fiscal Year Comes to a Close
Senate Committee Seeks Answers from USDA on ERS/NIFA Plans
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Open Positions
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
Recent Reports
COSSA MEMBER SPOTLIGHT
Social Science Research Council Issues Final “To Secure Knowledge” Report
Recent Reports
Fellowships & Professional Development
EVENTS CALENDAR

October 2, 2018 | Volume 37, Issue 19

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
NSF Seeks Nominations for the 2019 Alan T. Waterman Award
COSSA IN ACTION
SSRC’s Alondra Nelson Answers “Why Social Science?”
Letters & Statements
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
Trump Signs Labor-HHS Bill/CR, Pushing Remaining FY19 Spending to Dec 7
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
NSF Announces New Sexual Harassment Policy
NIH Studying Impacts of Recent Hurricanes on Health Risks and Resilience
NCHS Releases Health, United States
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Recent Reports
Open Positions
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
COPAFS Launches Executive Director Search
Notices & Requests for Comment
Open Positions
COSSA MEMBER SPOTLIGHT
Fellowships & Professional Development
EVENTS CALENDAR

October 16, 2018 | Volume 37, Issue 20

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
COSSA Endorses Bill to Combat Sexual Harassment in Science
COSSA IN ACTION
Letters & Statements
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
Senate Panel Considers Dillingham Nomination for Census Director
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Open Positions
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
Academies Releases “How People Learn II”
Recent Reports
COSSA MEMBER SPOTLIGHT
Fellowships & Professional Development
EVENTS CALENDAR

 

October 30, 2018 | Volume 37, Issue 21

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
Introducing HEADLINES: A Monthly Look at What’s New and Noteworthy in Social Science Policy
COSSA IN ACTION
COSSA Encourages Response to NIH Clinical Trials RFI
COSSA Seeks Interns for 2019
Disaster Researchers Brandi Gilbert and Nnenia Campbell Answer “Why Social Science?”
Letters & Statements
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
Census Reissues Request for Input on 2020 Data Products
NSF Releases Dear Colleague Letter on Mid-Scale Research Infrastructure Opportunities
NIH Seeks Input on BRAIN Initiative
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Recent Reports
Open Positions
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
Briefing Highlights Role of Vital Statistics in Protecting Maternal and Child Health
Notices & Requests for Comment
Recent Reports
COSSA MEMBER SPOTLIGHT
Carol Dweck Receives the 2018 SAGE-CASBS Award
Fellowships & Professional Development
EVENTS CALENDAR

November 13, 2018 | Volume 37, Issue 22

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
President Appoints Five New Members of the National Science Board, Reappoints Two Members
COSSA IN ACTION
Letters & Statements
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
Democrats Take Control of the House in Midterm Elections; Congress Returns for Lame Duck Session
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
Comments Sought on Federal Data Strategy Best Practices
White House Science Council Seeks Feedback on Opioid R&D Roadmap
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Recent Reports
Open Positions
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
Notices & Requests for Comment
COSSA MEMBER SPOTLIGHT
COSSA Welcome the University of Arizona
Fellowships & Professional Development
EVENTS CALENDAR

November 27, 2018 | Volume 37, Issue 23

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
Save the Date: Advocacy Day 2019
COSSA IN ACTION
Linguist Claudia Brugman Answers “Why Social Science?”
Letters & Statements
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
Rep. Johnson Seeks Science Chairmanship, Announces Priorities for the New Congress
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
Office of Evaluation Sciences Seeks Fellows
NEH Releases 2019 Summer Programs for Teachers
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Open Positions
Fellowships & Professional Development
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
National Academies Establishes Standing Committee on Science Communication Research and Practice
National Collaborative on Gun Violence Research Seeks Recommendations for Areas of Study
Academies Releases “Science and Engineering for Grades 6-12”
Nomination Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Recent Reports
COSSA MEMBER SPOTLIGHT
Fellowships & Professional Development
EVENTS CALENDAR

December 11, 2018 | Volume 37, Issue 24

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
White House Releases STEM Education Strategic Plan
COSSA IN ACTION
December COSSA Headlines to Feature OBSSR Director
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
Congress Passes Stop-Gap Spending Bill, Averting Partial Government Shutdown
House Republicans Announce Committee Leadership for the 116th Congress
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
NSF Releases FY 2019 Program Solicitation for Future of Work at the Human-Technology Frontier
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Recent Reports
Open Positions
Fellowships & Professional Development
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
Former Ag Statistics Head to Lead COPAFS
Notices & Requests for Comment
Recent Reports
Fellowships & Professional Development
COSSA MEMBER SPOTLIGHT
Fellowships & Professional Development
EVENTS CALENDAR
EDITOR’S NOTE: Update Resumes in 2019

January 8, 2019 | Volume 38, Issue 1

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
Government Shutdown Continues into Third Week, Leaving Uncertainty for FY 2019
COSSA IN ACTION
Early Bird Registration Opens for Social Science Advocacy Day
Register for January’s Headlines Webchat Featuring a Deep Dive on Advocacy Resources
Letters & Statements
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
Evidence-Based Policymaking Bill Awaiting President’s Signature
Droegemeier and Dillingham Confirmed in Final Hours of 115th Congress
Science Committee Leadership Finalized; First Bills Introduced
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
NSF Releases Solicitation for “Ideas Labs” for Data-Intensive Research in Science and Engineering
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Fellowships & Professional Development
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
Golden Goose Awards Solicits Nominations
Gun Violence Research Collaborative Releases First Request for Proposals
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
COSSA MEMBER SPOTLIGHT
Fellowships & Professional Development
EVENTS CALENDAR

January 22, 2019 | Volume 38, Issue 2

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act Becomes Law
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
Committees Begin to Announce Leadership, Membership as FY 2019 Funding Remains Uncertain
Chairwoman Johnson Introduces Gun Violence Research Act
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
NSF Releases Information for Proposers and Grantees During Government Shutdown
NIH Requests Input on Updated Definition of “Behavioral and Social Sciences Research”
OHRP Releases Draft Guidance for Transitioning Studies to Revised Common Rule; Comments Requested
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Open Positions
Fellowships & Professional Development
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Fellowships & Professional Development
COSSA MEMBER SPOTLIGHT
Fellowships & Professional Development
EVENTS CALENDAR

February 5, 2019 | Volume 38, Issue 3

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
Social Scientists Encouraged to Explore NSF’s Ten Big Ideas Solicitations
COSSA IN ACTION
February’s Headlines Webchat to Feature a Deep Dive on Evidence-Based Policymaking
COSSA Releases 2019 Rankings of College and University Social Science Investment
The Research-to-Policy Collaboration Answers “Why Social Science?”
Letters & Statements
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
Government Reopens; Final Funding for FY 2019 Still Unclear
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Recent Reports
Open Positions
Fellowships & Professional Development
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
National Academies Seeking Nominations for New Decadal Survey of Social and Behavioral Science Research Related to Alzheimer’s Disease: DEADLINE FEBRUARY 6
COSSA Joins Call for Department of Education to Halt Proposed Title IX Amendments
Nomination Opportunities
Fellowships & Professional Development
EVENTS CALENDAR

February 19, 2019 | Volume 38, Issue 4

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
Compromise on FY 2019 Funding Reached, Averting Second Shutdown; Read COSSA’s Analysis of the Omnibus
COSSA IN ACTION
COSSA Submits Comments on Draft NICHD Strategic Plan
COSSA Endorses Census Idea Act
Letters & Statements
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
Pingree Reintroduces Bill to Block USDA Research Moves
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
Supreme Court to Decide Fate of Census Citizenship Question
Department of Commerce Seeks Input on 2020 Census Data Collection
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Open Positions
Fellowships & Professional Development
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
AAAS CEO Rush Holt to Retire in 2019; Search Underway for Successor
Fellowships & Professional Development
EVENTS CALENDAR

March 5, 2019 | Volume 38, Issue 5

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
NIH Seeks Input on the Need for an Administrative Data Enclave
COSSA IN ACTION
March’s Headlines Webchat to Feature Deep Dive on FY 2020 Budget Request
Anthropologist Lee Hoffer Answers “Why Social Science?”
Letters & Statements
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
Trump Administration to Release FY 2020 Budget Request Next Week
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
NIH Publishes Update on Efforts to Address Sexual Harassment in Science
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Open Positions
Fellowships & Professional Development
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
NASEM Report Evaluates Strategies for Reducing Child Poverty
Notices & Requests for Comment
Recent Reports
Fellowships & Professional Development
EVENTS CALENDAR

March 19, 2019 | Volume 38, Issue 6

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
Details of President’s FY 2020 Budget Request Emerge
COSSA IN ACTION
COSSA Urges Action on Non-Defense Discretionary Spending
COSSA Asks OMB to Remove Census Citizenship Question
Letters & Statements
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
National Science Foundation Invites Participation in Convergence Accelerator Pilot
William Beach Confirmed as BLS Commissioner
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Open Positions
Fellowships & Professional Development
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
National Academies Releases Decadal Survey of the Social and Behavioral Science for Applications to National Security
Nomination Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
COSSA MEMBER SPOTLIGHT
Recent Reports
EVENTS CALENDAR

April 2, 2019 | Volume 39, Issue 7

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
Administration Releases FY 2020 Budget Request; Read COSSA’s Analysis of Social Science Impacts
COSSA IN ACTION
Read COSSA’s 2018 Annual Report
Congressman Paul Tonko Answers “Why Social Science?”
Letters & Statements
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
Release of President’s Budget Puts Pressure on Congress to Raise Caps; COSSA Urges Advocates to Take Action
Congressional Appropriators Get to Work; NSF Director Testifies
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
IES Requests Comment on Proposed Priorities
NSF Releases Dear Colleague on Research on Sexual Harassment in STEM
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Fellowships & Professional Development
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
Notices & Requests for Comment
Recent Reports
COSSA MEMBER SPOTLIGHT
Recent Reports
EVENTS CALENDAR

April 16, 2019 | Volume 38, Issue 8

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
COSSA to Honor Leaders in Evidence-Based Policymaking with 2019 Awards
COSSA IN ACTION
COSSA Submits FY 2020 Testimony to House Appropriations Committee in Support of Science Funding
Letters & Statements
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
Talks Continue as Congress Attempts to Raise Budget Caps
Congress Holds Hearings on FY 2020 NIH Budget
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
OMB Seeks Feedback on Length of Executive Branch Comment Prohibition for Release of Economic Indicators
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
EVENTS CALENDAR

April 30, 2019 | Volume 38, Issue 9

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
May 1 Is Social Science Advocacy Day!
COSSA IN ACTION
COSSA Issues Statement Calling for Budget Deal
Development Scholar Joseph Assan Answers “Why Social Science?”
Letters & Statements
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
Congress Returns; Subcommittees Begin Marking Up Spending Legislation
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
OBSSR Seeks Examples of Behavioral and Social Science Accomplishments
NSF Seeks Nominations for Advisory Committees
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Recent Reports
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
National Academies Seeking Community Input on First Phase of Alzheimer’s Decadal Survey
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Fellowships & Professional Development
EVENTS CALENDAR

May 14, 2019 | Volume 38, Issue 10

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
COSSA Holds Largest-Ever Social Science Advocacy Day
COSSA IN ACTION
May’s Headlines to Feature Deep Dive on Academies’ Decadal Survey of Social Science Applications for Intelligence Analysis
COSSA Submits FY 2020 Testimony to Senate Appropriations Committee in Support of Social Science Funding for NSF, Census, NIJ, and BJS
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
House Committee Approves FY 2019 Spending for NIH, CDC, BLS, AHRQ, ED
House Science Committee Holds Hearing on NSF Fiscal Year 2020 Budget Request
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
National Science Board Accepting Nominations
NSF Convergence Accelerator Seeks Next Topics
White House Announces New Joint Committee on U.S. Research Community
Minerva Initiative Releases 2019 Funding Opportunity Announcement, Topics of Interest
OBSSR Releases Revised Definition of “Behavioral and Social Sciences Research”
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
NASEM Report Analyzes Factors for Reproducibility and Replicability in Scientific Research
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Recent Reports
Fellowships & Professional Development
EVENTS CALENDAR

May 28, 2019 | Volume 38, Issue 11

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
House Panel Approves FY 2020 Funding for NSF, Census, BJS, and NIJ
COSSA IN ACTION
Letters & Statements
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
Joint Economic Committee Holds Hearing on 2020 Census and Business Impacts
International Education Reauthorization Bills Introduced in Both Chambers
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Fellowships & Professional Development
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
AAAS Accepting Nominations for 2020 Awards & Prizes
National Academies Release New Report on Adolescent Development
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Recent Reports
EVENTS CALENDAR

June 11, 2019 | Volume 38, Issue 12

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
Comments Sought on Federal Data Strategy Action Plan
COSSA IN ACTION
COSSA Creates New Portal to Collect Social Science Success Stories
COSSA Executive Director Featured in “When Science Speaks” Podcast
Still Time to Register for June’s Headlines Webchat
COSSA Submits Testimony to Senate in Support of Funding for NIH, CDC, ED, BLS
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
FY 2020 Agriculture Bill Advances in House
Senate Finance Committee Holds Hearing on Foreign Threats to Taxpayer-Funded Research
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
NSF Seeks Input into 2026 Idea Machine Entries
NCES Releases Condition of Education Report
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Recent Reports
Fellowships & Professional Development
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
COSSA MEMBER SPOTLIGHT
COSSA Welcomes SAGE Publishing
CJRA and COSSA to Host “Ask a Criminologist” Panel Exploring the Connection Between Immigration and Crime
EVENTS CALENDAR

 

June 25, 2019 | Volume 38, Issue 13

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
President Issues Executive Order to Reduce Number of Federal Advisory Committees
COSSA IN ACTION
Communications Researchers Answer “Why Social Science?”
Letters & Statements
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
House Passes First of FY 2020 Bills
House Science Committee Holds Hearing on Sexual Harassment in Science, Passes Bipartisan Bills
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
OSTP Requests Information for Research Strategy to End Veteran Suicide
Administration Releases Updated Artificial Intelligence Research and Development Plan
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Open Positions
Fellowships & Professional Development
COMMUNITY NEWS & REPORTS
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Recent Reports
EVENTS CALENDAR

July 9, 2019 | Volume38, Issue 14

July 23, 2019 | Volume 38, Issue 15

August 6, 2019 | Volume 38, Issue 16

In This Issue
FEATURED NEWS
NIH Extends Enforcement Delay of Clinical Trials Policy Until September 2021
COSSA IN ACTION
August’s Headlines Webchat to Feature Deep Dive on Effectively Advocating from Home
AAPSS Answers “Why Social Science?
CONGRESSIONAL NEWS
Budget Deal Signed; Congress Leaves for Summer Recess with FY 2020 Outcome Unknown
FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS
NIH Establishes Research Network on Opioid Use Disorder in the Criminal Justice System
Nomination Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Notices & Requests for Comment
Open Positions
National Academies Releases Report on The Promise of Adolescence
Recent Reports
Fellowships & Professional Development
EVENTS CALENDAR