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The Federal Geographic Data Committee announced the 2001 Cooperative Agreements Program (CAP). This program promotes the National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI) basic concepts by helping to fund organizations with “startup” costs. The CAP 2001 program plans to give away over $1,000,000 and will be open until March 14, 2001. For more information, visit www.fgdc.gov/funding/cap2001.html.