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What does SMART stand for?

SMART stands for National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent (federal grant)

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Participation in the Department's Academic Competitiveness (AC) and National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent (SMART) grant programs grew by 28% in the 2007-08 academic year, with 95,000 more students receiving grants than in 2006-07.
A key question, as AASCU sees it, is whether the education department's negotiated rulemaking process will take on recommendations of the secretary's plan or stay focused on what it is obligated to do, which is to implement two new federal grant programs that Congress enacted last year--Academic Competitiveness, and National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent (SMART) programs.
To date, Congress has authorized nearly $800 million in education competitiveness initiatives for the Academic Competitiveness (AC) grants and the National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent (SMART) grants--two new federal grant programs available for students in their communities.