ERIC Number: ED456023
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001-Apr
Federal Science and Engineering Support to Universities, Colleges, and Nonprofit Institutions: Fiscal Year 1999. Detailed Statistical Tables.
National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA.
This document presents statistical data of direct federal science and engineering support to higher education institutions in the United States. Data presented in the report are collected annually and exclude financial support of an indirect nature. There are six categories of support presented: (1) "Research and Development"; (2) "Research and Development Plant"; (3) "Facilities and Equipment for Instruction in Science and Engineering"; (4) "Fellowships, Traineeships, and Training Grants"; (5) "General Support for Science and Engineering"; and (6) "Other Science and Engineering Activities." The Table of Contents includes technical notes on the scope of the survey, categories of support, and types of institutions as well as detailed statistical tables on federal science and engineering obligations. (YDS)
Descriptors: Engineering Education, Federal Legislation, Higher Education, Nonprofit Organizations, Science Education, Statistical Data
National Science Foundation, Div. of Science Resources Studies, 4201 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA 22230. Tel: 703-292-8636. For full text: http://www.nsf.gov/sbe/srs/stats.htm.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reference Materials - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA.