NSF Fiscal Year 2000
Budget Requests Excerpts
BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES
Research and Development Special Analysis
Actual
FY 1998
Estimate
FY 1999
Estimate
FY 2000
Support of R&D Dollars in Thousands

  Conduct of Research and Development
    Basic Research $326,858 $361,927 $376,823
    Applied Research 10,010 10,500 10,500
    Development 0 0 0
       Subtotal, Conduct of R&D 336,868 372,427 387,323
  R&D Facilities
    Land, Building and Fixed Equipment 0 0 0
    Major Equipment 0 0 0
       Subtotal, R&D Facilities &
          Major Equipment
0 0 0
       (Other Equipment and Instrumentation) (19,218) (21,118) (22,077)
       Total, Support of R&D 336,868 372,427 387,323
  R&D Performed by Colleges and Universities
        (Conduct of R&D Performed by
         Colleges and Universities)
(295,031) (326,308) (339,629)
        (Indirect Costs Related to R&D Performed
        by Colleges and Universities)
(87,954) (96,968) (101,374)
       
        (Merit-Reviewed Scientific Research with Peer           Evaluation and Competitive Selection) (336,868) (372,427) (387,323)
    Non-Investment Activities 3,012 3,163 3,827
    Education and Training 15,820 15,270 17,470
       
        TOTAL $355,700 $390,860 $408,620
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