Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary for the Sciences
Grant Records, 1985-1993
This accession consists of records that document the Research Opportunity Fund (ROF) for fiscal years 1986 through 1992. The fund was administered by the Assistant Secretary for Research (David Challinor and Robert S. Hoffmann) and awards were made competitively to support short-term opportunities for research, usually involving travel to conferences and research sites. The records consist of applications, awards notifications, reports by awardees, and correspondence with accounting office.
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Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 95-128, Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary for the Sciences, Grant Records