Our Sponsor & Other Funders


The National Center for Atmospheric Research and UCAR Community Programs are operated by the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research. UCAR is a nonprofit consortium of more than 100 North American member colleges and universities that offer research and training in the atmospheric and related Earth system sciences.

Sponsor of NCAR

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NCAR is a Federally Funded Research and Development Center (FFRDC)
sponsored by the National Science Foundation.

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Other funders of NCAR & UCAR include

NOAA logoNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

NASA logoNational Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

DOD logoU.S. Department of Defense (DOD)

DOE logoU.S. Department of Energy (DOE)

FAA logoFederal Aviation Administration (FAA)

EPA logoEnvironmental Protection Agency (EPA)


Any opinions, findings and conclusions, or recommendations expressed on our websites are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation or any of our other funders.