Federal Science and Engineering Obligations to Universities and Colleges Declined 2% in FY 2015

July 16, 2017

In FY 2015, federal agencies obligated $30.5 billion to 1,016 academic institutions for science and engineering (S&E) activities. This represents a 2% decrease in current dollars from the $31.1 billion obligated to 1,003 academic institutions in FY 2014.