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|May 6, 2014|
Scott Borg nominated for SAMMIE award
Scott Borg of NSF's Division of Polar Programs has been named by the nonprofit Partnership for Public Service as one of 33 Samuel J. Heyman Service to America Medal finalists.
|April 18, 2014|
Chile Waives Reciprocity Fee for Travelers
Due to a bilateral agreement between the U.S. and Chile, United States Antarctic Program (USAP) participants who enter Chile via Santiago will no longer have to pay the $160 Chilean Reciprocity Fee.