On February 17, President Obama signed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA). Among the goals of the ARRA are to preserve and create jobs, promote economic recovery, and provide investments to increase economic efficiency by spurring technological advances in science and health. (Overview of recovery act is at http://www.recovery.gov)
Federal agencies are issuing announcements and updates at a rapid pace. Funding opportunities will require a quick turn-around. In an effort to keep the NYU community updated, this site will be updated as announcements are made (though, given the volume and rapidity with which such information is emerging, and the number of interested sources, we do not aspire to cover the waterfront).