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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 4: by Mechanism of Support


TABLE B-26.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS IN
        ALL INSTITUTIONS, BY TYPE AND SOURCE OF MAJOR SUPPORT: 1987-94

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    TYPE AND SOURCE OF MAJOR SUPPORT    | 1987 1/ |  1988   |  1989   |  1990   |  1991   |  1992   |  1993   |  1994
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TOTAL, ALL TYPES:                       |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................| 247,234 | 250,689 | 256,960 | 265,494 | 277,259 | 290,696 | 294,350 | 292,962
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|  47,102 |  49,171 |  50,977 |  52,516 |  56,063 |  58,316 |  60,377 |  60,734
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|   8,556 |   9,301 |   8,781 |   8,503 |   8,722 |   8,857 |   9,248 |   8,945
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|  12,611 |  13,297 |  14,078 |  14,594 |  15,472 |  16,275 |  16,840 |  17,158
       NIH .............................|  11,462 |  12,307 |  12,909 |  13,367 |  14,172 |  15,044 |  15,871 |  15,952
       OTHER HHS .......................|   1,149 |     990 |   1,169 |   1,227 |   1,300 |   1,231 |     969 |   1,206
     NSF ...............................|  11,197 |  11,585 |  11,852 |  11,976 |  12,610 |  13,298 |  13,444 |  13,864
     USDA ..............................|   2,636 |   2,560 |   2,682 |   2,664 |   3,015 |   3,148 |   3,254 |   3,385
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|  12,102 |  12,428 |  13,584 |  14,779 |  16,244 |  16,738 |  17,591 |  17,382
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............| 106,401 | 108,597 | 112,352 | 115,922 | 117,945 | 120,366 | 121,070 | 120,837
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|  23,975 |  24,464 |  24,445 |  24,766 |  25,555 |  26,085 |  25,031 |  25,811
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|  17,285 |  17,859 |  18,215 |  18,700 |  19,369 |  20,081 |  19,917 |  20,361
     FOREIGN ...........................|   6,690 |   6,605 |   6,230 |   6,066 |   6,186 |   6,004 |   5,114 |   5,450
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|  69,756 |  68,457 |  69,186 |  72,290 |  77,696 |  85,929 |  87,872 |  85,580
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FELLOWSHIPS:                            |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|  20,355 |  20,886 |  21,768 |  23,537 |  24,986 |  26,787 |  27,252 |  26,989
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|   4,061 |   4,171 |   4,678 |   5,848 |   6,912 |   7,226 |   7,003 |   6,393
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|     329 |     337 |     392 |     579 |     677 |     648 |     627 |     547
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|     650 |     593 |     613 |     748 |     818 |     985 |   1,033 |   1,017
       NIH .............................|     557 |     525 |     516 |     672 |     722 |     868 |     919 |     888
       OTHER HHS .......................|      93 |      68 |      97 |      76 |      96 |     117 |     114 |     129
     NSF ...............................|   1,473 |   1,571 |   1,760 |   2,079 |   2,233 |   2,356 |   2,269 |   2,294
     USDA ..............................|     149 |      92 |     103 |     103 |     102 |     113 |     113 |     112
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|   1,460 |   1,578 |   1,810 |   2,339 |   3,082 |   3,124 |   2,961 |   2,423
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|  10,552 |  11,019 |  11,475 |  12,082 |  12,314 |  13,441 |  14,085 |  14,061
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|   5,742 |   5,696 |   5,615 |   5,607 |   5,760 |   6,120 |   6,164 |   6,535
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|   3,471 |   3,245 |   3,396 |   3,467 |   3,551 |   3,799 |   3,703 |   4,130
     FOREIGN ...........................|   2,271 |   2,451 |   2,219 |   2,140 |   2,209 |   2,321 |   2,461 |   2,405
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A
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TRAINEESHIPS:                           |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|   9,202 |   9,519 |   9,739 |  10,064 |  10,466 |  10,052 |  10,288 |  10,390
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|   4,552 |   4,476 |   4,600 |   4,876 |   5,454 |   5,552 |   5,778 |   5,852
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|     113 |     112 |      92 |      85 |     116 |      94 |     113 |     123
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|   3,903 |   3,861 |   3,789 |   4,043 |   4,384 |   4,388 |   4,377 |   4,509
       NIH .............................|   3,614 |   3,589 |   3,508 |   3,732 |   4,084 |   4,107 |   4,182 |   4,251
       OTHER HHS .......................|     289 |     272 |     281 |     311 |     300 |     281 |     195 |     258
     NSF ...............................|      66 |      62 |      82 |      45 |      80 |     104 |     165 |     260
     USDA ..............................|      86 |      43 |      48 |      53 |      34 |      28 |      42 |      37
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|     384 |     398 |     589 |     650 |     840 |     938 |   1,081 |     923
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|   3,834 |   4,163 |   4,268 |   4,433 |   4,275 |   3,712 |   3,629 |   3,630
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|     816 |     880 |     871 |     755 |     737 |     788 |     881 |     908
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|     566 |     631 |     591 |     516 |     552 |     581 |     587 |     671
     FOREIGN ...........................|     250 |     249 |     280 |     239 |     185 |     207 |     294 |     237
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A
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RESEARCH ASSISTANTSHIPS:                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|  67,572 |  71,704 |  75,829 |  77,363 |  81,250 |  84,120 |  86,235 |  87,471
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|  33,939 |  35,645 |  37,372 |  37,266 |  39,355 |  41,078 |  43,063 |  43,826
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|   5,568 |   6,002 |   5,879 |   5,382 |   5,452 |   5,703 |   6,201 |   6,156
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|   7,712 |   8,506 |   9,340 |   9,495 |   9,958 |  10,473 |  10,986 |  11,255
       NIH .............................|   7,000 |   7,883 |   8,574 |   8,701 |   9,099 |   9,700 |  10,394 |  10,501
       OTHER HHS .......................|     712 |     623 |     766 |     794 |     859 |     773 |     592 |     754
     NSF ...............................|   9,471 |   9,800 |   9,854 |   9,692 |  10,144 |  10,628 |  10,769 |  11,106
     USDA ..............................|   2,283 |   2,275 |   2,407 |   2,386 |   2,761 |   2,897 |   2,971 |   3,112
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|   8,905 |   9,062 |   9,892 |  10,311 |  11,040 |  11,377 |  12,136 |  12,197
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|  23,688 |  25,102 |  27,134 |  28,400 |  29,455 |  29,992 |  29,917 |  30,581
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|   9,945 |  10,957 |  11,323 |  11,697 |  12,440 |  13,050 |  13,255 |  13,064
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|   9,371 |  10,347 |  10,669 |  10,984 |  11,631 |  12,239 |  12,397 |  12,298
     FOREIGN ...........................|     574 |     610 |     654 |     713 |     809 |     811 |     858 |     766
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A
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TEACHING ASSISTANTSHIPS:                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|  60,571 |  60,873 |  62,009 |  62,606 |  62,746 |  63,231 |  64,846 |  64,265
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|     338 |     435 |     427 |     554 |     428 |     574 |     780 |     823
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|      89 |     109 |     116 |      95 |      87 |     166 |     166 |     138
       NIH .............................|      77 |     106 |     110 |      77 |      74 |     149 |     160 |     129
       OTHER HHS .......................|      12 |       3 |       6 |      18 |      13 |      17 |       6 |       9
     NSF ...............................|      26 |      58 |      66 |      84 |      73 |     112 |     141 |     116
     USDA ..............................|      16 |      44 |      33 |      44 |      33 |      28 |      46 |      48
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|     207 |     224 |     212 |     331 |     235 |     268 |     427 |     521
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|  59,794 |  59,975 |  61,071 |  61,543 |  61,810 |  62,116 |  63,480 |  62,777
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|     439 |     463 |     511 |     509 |     508 |     541 |     586 |     665
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|     439 |     463 |     511 |     509 |     508 |     541 |     586 |     665
     FOREIGN ...........................|     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A
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OTHER TYPES OF SUPPORT:                 |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|  89,534 |  87,707 |  87,615 |  91,924 |  97,811 | 106,506 | 105,729 | 103,847
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|   4,212 |   4,444 |   3,900 |   3,972 |   3,914 |   3,886 |   3,753 |   3,840
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|   2,546 |   2,850 |   2,418 |   2,457 |   2,477 |   2,412 |   2,307 |   2,119
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|     257 |     228 |     220 |     213 |     225 |     263 |     278 |     239
       NIH .............................|     214 |     204 |     201 |     185 |     193 |     220 |     216 |     183
       OTHER HHS .......................|      43 |      24 |      19 |      28 |      32 |      43 |      62 |      56
     NSF ...............................|     161 |      94 |      90 |      76 |      80 |      98 |     100 |      88
     USDA ..............................|     102 |     106 |      91 |      78 |      85 |      82 |      82 |      76
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|   1,146 |   1,166 |   1,081 |   1,148 |   1,047 |   1,031 |     986 |   1,318
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|   8,533 |   8,338 |   8,404 |   9,464 |  10,091 |  11,105 |   9,959 |   9,788
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|   7,033 |   6,468 |   6,125 |   6,198 |   6,110 |   5,586 |   4,145 |   4,639
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|   3,438 |   3,173 |   3,048 |   3,224 |   3,127 |   2,921 |   2,644 |   2,597
     FOREIGN ...........................|   3,595 |   3,295 |   3,077 |   2,974 |   2,983 |   2,665 |   1,501 |   2,042
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|  69,756 |  68,457 |  69,186 |  72,290 |  77,696 |  85,929 |  87,872 |  85,580
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1/  THESE FIGURES INCLUDE ESTIMATED DATA FOR MASTER'S-GRANTING
    INSTITUTIONS, WHICH WERE SURVEYED ON A SAMPLE BASIS FROM 1984 THROUGH
    1987.  SEE "TECHNICAL NOTES" FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.
KEY:      N/A = NOT APPLICABLE
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING