ERIC Number: ED052699
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
Federal Funds for Academic Science. Fiscal Year 1969.
National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
The source of the information presented in this report is a government-wide data system established by the Committee on Academic Science and Engineering to provide policy makers with comprehensive information on federally funded activities at universities and colleges. Part I, dealing with total federal academic science support, covers trends in funding, academic science by type of activity and agency, fields of science by type of activity and agency, geographic patterns and distribution of funds at the first 100 institutions by type of activity and field of science. Part II presents data on major types of federally funded academic science activities: research and development, facilities and equipment, and science education. Tables, charts, and other illustrations accompany the discussion. (JS)
Descriptors: Federal Aid, Federal Programs, Financial Support, Higher Education, Research and Development Centers, Science Facilities, Sciences, Scientific Research
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (1.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.