ERIC Number: ED049687
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1970-Sep
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Graduate Student Support and Manpower Resources in Graduate Science Education, Fall 1969.
National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
This report summarized statistical data on graduate student support, postdoctorals, and graduate faculty as of fall 1969 in 224 doctorate granting institutions applying for traineeship grants from the National Science Foundation for 1970. These 224 include virtually all U.S. doctoral granting institutions. Information is presented on: (1) graduate enrollment in the sciences; (2) types of major support of full-time graduate students in doctoral departments in terms of fellowships and traineeships, research assistantships, teaching assistantships, and other types of support; (3) sources of major support for full-time graduate students in doctoral departments in terms of U.S. Government support, institutional support, other outside support, and self-support; and (4) faculty and postdoctorals in doctoral departments. The appendices include: (1) a list of the institutions participating in the graduate traineeship program; (2) some technical notes presenting definitions of the terms used in this report and some comparative tables; (3) statistical tables; (4) instructions and consolidated departmental data sheets of doctoral departments; and (5) consolidated departmental summaries. (AF)
Descriptors: Doctoral Programs, Enrollment, Faculty, Fellowships, Financial Support, Graduate Students, Higher Education, Sciences
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 ($1.00)
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Authoring Institution: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.