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Sloan is the best known and most prestigious foundation in the field of spreading knowledge about science and technology. Here is their website: Alfred P. Sloan Foundation The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation believes that a carefully reasoned and systematic understanding of the forces of nature and society, when applied inventively and wisely, can lead to a better world for all. The Foundation makes grants in support of original research and broad-based education in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and economic performance. Learn more at

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