Slide title: NSF by the Numbers
Slide image: Graph showing important numbers for FY 2010
$7.6 billion - FY 2010 Obligations (includes ARRA)
2,100 - Colleges, universities, and other institutions receiving NSF funding in FY 2010
55,600 - Proposals evaluated in FY 2010 through a competitive merit review process
13,000 - Competitive awards funded in FY 2010
287,000 - Proposal reviews conducted in FY 2010
294,000 - Estimated number of people NSF supported directly (researchers, postdoctoral fellows, trainees, teachers, and students in FY 2010)
42,000 - Students supported by NSF Graduate Research Fellowships since 1952
State of Iowa: 473 active NSF awards providing approx. $387 Million.
Iowa State University: 273 active NSF awards providing approx. $128 Million.