§ 40901 Science, Space, and Technology Education Trust Fund
§ 40902 National Aeronautics and Space Administration Endeavor Teacher Fellowship Trust Fund
§ 40903 Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research—merit grant competition requirements
§ 40904 Microgravity research
§ 40905 Program to expand distance learning in rural underserved areas
§ 40906 Equal access to the Administration’s education programs
§ 40907 Museums
§ 40908 Continuation of certain education programs
§ 40909 Compliance with title IX of Education Amendments of 1972

Terms Used In U.S. Code > Title 51 > Subtitle IV > Chapter 409

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