Legal & Planning Documents

Governance & Planning Documents


Articles of Incorporation & Bylaws

PDF logoArticles of Incorporation

PDF logoBylaws

Officers of the Corporation

Planning and Review Documents 

NCAR Strategic Plans

NCAR Strategic Plan (2014-2019)

NCAR Strategic Plan (2009 - 2014)

PDF logoThe Computational and Informational Systems Laboratory (CISL)
      Strategic Plan: Service, Science, and Education (2009)

UCAR Strategic Plans

In Progress: UCAR Strategic Plan 2014 lock

PDF logoUCAR 2020: Strategic Outlook (2007)

PDF logoUCAR Education and Outreach Strategic Plan (2011)

PDF logoUnidata: A Strategic Outlook (2007)

PDF logoUCAR Community Programs (UCP) Strategic Plan: 2006–2011 (2006)

PDF logoUCAR Finance and Administration Strategic Plan (2006)


Other Planning and Review Documents

PDF logoField Program Support at UCAR: Report of the Field Program Support Committee (2005)

PDF logoMeasuring the Productivity, Quality, and Impact of UCAR Programs: Metrics Report (2005)


Archival Documents

PDF logoThe Blue Book: Preliminary plans for a National Institute for Atmospheric Research (1959)


more archival documents >


Gold-gray line separator back to top


National Science Foundation (NSF)

PDF logoHuman Capital Strategic Plan, NSF HCSP2008 (2008)

Competition for the Management and Operation of the National Center for Atmospheric Research (2007)

PDF logoProgram Solicitation, NSF 07-542

NSF Strategic Plan (2006)


Board on Atmospheric Sciences and Climate (BASC)

Strategic Guidance for the National Science Foundation's Support of the Atmospheric Sciences (2007) BASC Report, National Research Council, National Academies Press

PDF logoExecutive Summary


Community Publications

PDF logoGrand Challenges for Disaster Reduction, from the interagency Subcommittee on Disaster Reduction, President’s National Science and Technology Council, (June 2005).

more archival documents >