ERIC Number: ED434817
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1999-Aug-26
What is the Level of Federal Science and Engineering Support to Historically Black Colleges and Universities? Issue Brief.
Bennof, Richard J.
This Issue Brief summarizes statistics on Historically Black College and Universities (HBCU) as compared with all other academic institutions from three National Science Foundation (NSF) surveys, including the Federal Science and Engineering Support to Universities survey which reports science and engineering obligations from federal agencies; the fiscal year (FY) 1997 Survey of Research and Development Expenditures at Universities and Colleges which reports research and development spending by academic institutions; and the 1996 Survey of Scientific and Engineering Research Facilities at Colleges and Universities which reports data on science and engineering research facilities at academic institutions. (CCM)
Descriptors: Black Colleges, Black Institutions, Blacks, Engineering, Federal Aid, Financial Support, Higher Education, Science Education
National Science Foundation, Div. of Science Resources Studies, 4201 Wilson Blvd., Suite 965, Arlington, VA 22230. Web site:
Publication Type: Reference Materials - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA. Div. of Science Resources Studies.