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NIH Uncovers Racial Disparity in Grant Awards

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Science  19 Aug 2011:
Vol. 333, Issue 6045, pp. 925-926
DOI: 10.1126/science.333.6045.925

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  • Seeking answers.

    Donna Ginther and Raynard Kington probed why grant success rates were lower for black scientists.

    CREDITS (LEFT TO RIGHT): DAVID MCKINNEY/UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS; NIH
  • SOURCE: GINTHER ET AL., SCIENCE 333, 6045 (19 AUGUST 2011)