Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 95-128
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary for the Sciences
Dates:
1985-1993
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
The records 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.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 95-128, Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary for the Sciences, Grant Records
Use Restriction
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2009; Transferring office; Contact reference staff for details.

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Challinor, David. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hoffmann, Robert S. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museums -- Administration. Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Manuscripts Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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