What is HFSP?

A short film on the mission of the Human Frontier Science Program

On the occasion of HFSP’s 25th anniversary celebration in 2014, a short movie on the spirit and scientific scope of the Program’s mission was made. What is meant by funding frontier research? Why is intercontinental collaboration in research so important to HFSP?  Past and present members of the HFSP governing committees representing different scientific disciplines and countries comment on the characteristics that are unique to this funding program in the following film.