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U.K. Funder Accused of 'Blacklisting' Repeatedly Unsuccessful Applicants

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Science  27 Mar 2009:
Vol. 323, Issue 5922, pp. 1657
DOI: 10.1126/science.323.5922.1657a

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A fiery debate is taking place in the United Kingdom after a major funding agency announced it will ignore submissions from "repeatedly unsuccessful applicants," a policy that could exclude 5% of its previous grant applicants.