If this page doesn't answer all of your questions about SciData, please visit SciData's website - http://scidata.sis.utk.edu.
SciData is a grant that focuses on providing a complete learning experience for potential Master's of Information Science students who are interested in scientific data curation. This grant is sponsored by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) through the Laura Bush 21st Century Librarians Program.
The SciData project began in August 2011 and will continue through July 2014.
To find out more about the SciData project, visit the SciData website http://scidata.sis.utk.edu