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PROSPECTIVE UNITS  
                                                                                                                           
NOTE: All units may not participate during each session, and there is no way to know in advance which units will be accepting fellows.  You may apply for up to three units, and we strongly encourage you to select the maximum number.

Division on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (DBASSE) Division Website
Participating Units within DBASSE:

Board on Behavioral, Cognitive, and Sensory Sciences (BBCSS)
Board on Children, Youth, and Families (BCYF) Joint with Institute of Medicine 
Board on Environmental Change and Society (BECS) 
Board on Human-Systems Integration (BOHSI)
Board on Science Education (BOSE)
Board on Testing and Assessment (BOTA)
Committee on Law and Justice (CLAJ)
Committee on National Statistics (CNSTAT)
Committee on Population (CPOP)
Teacher Advisory Council (TAC)

Division on Earth and Life Studies (DELS) Division Website
Participating Units within DELS:

Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources (BANR)
Board on Atmospheric Sciences and Climate (BASC)
Board on Chemical Sciences and Technology (BCST)
Board on Earth Sciences and Resources (BESR)
Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology (BEST)
Board on Life Sciences (BLS)
Communications Office (No website available)
Disasters Roundtable (DR)
Institute for Laboratory Animal Research (ILAR)
Nuclear and Radiation Studies Board (NRSB)
Ocean Studies Board (OSB)
Polar Research Board (PRB)
Water Science and Technology Board (WSTB)

Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (DEPS) Division Website
Participating Units within DEPS:

Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board (ASEB)
Air Force Studies Board (AFSB)
Board on Army Science and Technology (BAST)
Board on Energy and Environmental Systems (BEES)
Board on Global Science and Technology (BGST)
Board on Infrastructure and the Constructed Environment (BICE)
Board on Mathematical Sciences and Their Applications (BMSA)
Board on Physics and Astronomy (BPA)
Computer Science and Telecommunications Board (CSTB)
Laboratory Assessments Board (LAB)
National Materials and Manufacturing Board (NMMB)
Naval Studies Board (NSB)
Space Studies Board (SSB) 

Institute of Medicine (IOM) Division Website
Participating Units within IOM:

Board on African Science Academy Development (BASAD) Joint with division of National Research Council 
Board on Children, Youth, and Families (BCYF) Joint with division of National Research Council 
Board on Global Health (BGH)
Board on Health Care Services (HCS)
Board on Health Sciences Policy (HSP)
Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice (BPH) 
Board on the Health of Select Populations (BSP) 
Food and Nutrition Board (FNB)
Health Policy and Educational Programs and Fellowships (HPEPF)
Office of Reports and Communication (ORAC) (No website available)
Roundtable on Value & Science-Driven Health Care (VSRT)

National Academy of Engineering (NAE) Division Website
Participating Units within NAE - learn about the projects conducted by these units:

Center for Engineering, Ethics, and Society (CEES)
Diversity of the Engineering Workforce (DEW)
Engineering Education (No website available)
Manufacturing, Design, and Innovation
Media/Public Relations 
Public Understanding of Engineering
Technological Literacy/K-12 Engineering

Policy and Global Affairs Division (PGA) Division Website
Participating Units within PGA:

Board on African Science Academy Development (BASAD) Joint with the IOM 
Board on Global Science and Technology (BGST) Joint with DEPS 
Board on Higher Education and the Workforce (BHEW)
Board on International Scientific Organizations (BISO)
Board on Research Data and Information (BRDI)
Board on Science, Technology and Economic Policy (STEP)
Committee on Human Rights (CHR)
Committee on International Security and Arms Control (CISAC)
Committee on Science, Engineering and Public Policy (COSEPUP)
Committee on Science, Technology and Law (CSTL)
Committee on Women in Science, Engineering and Medicine (CWSEM)
Development, Security and Cooperation (DSC)
Government-University-Industry Research Roundtable (GUIRR)
Science and Technology for Sustainability Program (STS)

Transportation Research Board (TRB) Division Website 
 Participating Units within TRB:

Cooperative Research Programs (CRP)
Studies and Special Programs Division
Strategic Highway Research Program (SHRP2)
Technical Activities Division

Other activities of the National Academy of Sciences
Participating Units:

Cultural Programs of the NAS (CPNAS)
Marian Koshland Science Museum (KSM)
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS)
Gulf Research Program