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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 4: by Mechanism of Support


TABLE C-16.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS IN
DOCTORATE-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS, BY TYPE AND SOURCE OF MAJOR SUPPORT: 1987-94

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    TYPE AND SOURCE OF MAJOR SUPPORT    |  1987   |  1988   |  1989   |  1990   |  1991   |  1992   |  1993   |  1994
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TOTAL, ALL TYPES:                       |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................| 232,330 | 236,759 | 242,604 | 249,796 | 260,480 | 272,395 | 275,689 | 274,333
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|  46,455 |  48,478 |  50,252 |  51,688 |  55,140 |  57,300 |  59,414 |  59,706
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|   8,459 |   9,237 |   8,740 |   8,433 |   8,648 |   8,750 |   9,144 |   8,823
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|  12,526 |  13,211 |  13,978 |  14,511 |  15,369 |  16,149 |  16,707 |  17,042
       NIH .............................|  11,390 |  12,223 |  12,826 |  13,289 |  14,071 |  14,925 |  15,742 |  15,843
       OTHER HHS .......................|   1,136 |     988 |   1,152 |   1,222 |   1,298 |   1,224 |     965 |   1,199
     NSF ...............................|  11,163 |  11,551 |  11,809 |  11,926 |  12,536 |  13,222 |  13,323 |  13,647
     USDA ..............................|   2,616 |   2,545 |   2,661 |   2,626 |   2,977 |   3,095 |   3,209 |   3,326
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|  11,691 |  11,934 |  13,064 |  14,192 |  15,610 |  16,084 |  17,031 |  16,868
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............| 102,508 | 104,813 | 108,385 | 111,582 | 113,380 | 115,461 | 116,366 | 116,019
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|  23,194 |  23,684 |  23,883 |  24,393 |  25,163 |  25,684 |  24,626 |  25,361
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|  16,824 |  17,400 |  17,874 |  18,443 |  19,056 |  19,757 |  19,557 |  19,968
     FOREIGN ...........................|   6,370 |   6,284 |   6,009 |   5,950 |   6,107 |   5,927 |   5,069 |   5,393
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|  60,173 |  59,784 |  60,084 |  62,133 |  66,797 |  73,950 |  75,283 |  73,247
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FELLOWSHIPS:                            |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|  19,884 |  20,409 |  21,287 |  23,049 |  24,514 |  26,230 |  26,712 |  26,520
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|   3,940 |   4,046 |   4,548 |   5,745 |   6,769 |   7,090 |   6,862 |   6,283
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|     327 |     330 |     388 |     576 |     672 |     645 |     622 |     547
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|     644 |     588 |     595 |     741 |     807 |     979 |   1,017 |   1,009
       NIH .............................|     551 |     521 |     509 |     665 |     711 |     863 |     903 |     880
       OTHER HHS .......................|      93 |      67 |      86 |      76 |      96 |     116 |     114 |     129
     NSF ...............................|   1,463 |   1,567 |   1,753 |   2,072 |   2,215 |   2,341 |   2,258 |   2,282
     USDA ..............................|     147 |      89 |      99 |     100 |      99 |     107 |     110 |     106
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|   1,359 |   1,472 |   1,713 |   2,256 |   2,976 |   3,018 |   2,855 |   2,339
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|  10,307 |  10,763 |  11,208 |  11,775 |  12,043 |  13,106 |  13,786 |  13,771
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|   5,637 |   5,600 |   5,531 |   5,529 |   5,702 |   6,034 |   6,064 |   6,466
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|   3,432 |   3,211 |   3,353 |   3,417 |   3,501 |   3,737 |   3,619 |   4,074
     FOREIGN ...........................|   2,205 |   2,389 |   2,178 |   2,112 |   2,201 |   2,297 |   2,445 |   2,392
   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 ...................|   9,032 |   9,356 |   9,608 |   9,937 |  10,264 |   9,842 |  10,053 |  10,155
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|   4,510 |   4,449 |   4,575 |   4,834 |   5,394 |   5,473 |   5,683 |   5,768
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|     112 |     112 |      92 |      80 |     111 |      86 |      91 |     110
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|   3,878 |   3,851 |   3,771 |   4,022 |   4,368 |   4,363 |   4,343 |   4,481
       NIH .............................|   3,595 |   3,579 |   3,496 |   3,714 |   4,070 |   4,082 |   4,148 |   4,223
       OTHER HHS .......................|     283 |     272 |     275 |     308 |     298 |     281 |     195 |     258
     NSF ...............................|      66 |      62 |      82 |      44 |      79 |     104 |     161 |     258
     USDA ..............................|      86 |      43 |      45 |      53 |      33 |      28 |      42 |      36
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|     368 |     381 |     585 |     635 |     803 |     892 |   1,046 |     883
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|   3,740 |   4,061 |   4,184 |   4,368 |   4,174 |   3,597 |   3,513 |   3,494
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|     782 |     846 |     849 |     735 |     696 |     772 |     857 |     893
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|     540 |     600 |     573 |     497 |     511 |     565 |     568 |     657
     FOREIGN ...........................|     242 |     246 |     276 |     238 |     185 |     207 |     289 |     236
   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 ...................|  66,433 |  70,528 |  74,482 |  75,823 |  79,560 |  82,387 |  84,356 |  85,317
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|  33,730 |  35,455 |  37,109 |  36,956 |  38,961 |  40,664 |  42,646 |  43,288
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|   5,543 |   5,978 |   5,853 |   5,354 |   5,414 |   5,656 |   6,147 |   6,095
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|   7,665 |   8,455 |   9,283 |   9,447 |   9,887 |  10,398 |  10,927 |  11,198
       NIH .............................|   6,957 |   7,833 |   8,517 |   8,655 |   9,028 |   9,627 |  10,335 |  10,444
       OTHER HHS .......................|     708 |     622 |     766 |     792 |     859 |     771 |     592 |     754
     NSF ...............................|   9,448 |   9,776 |   9,826 |   9,653 |  10,101 |  10,570 |  10,675 |  10,913
     USDA ..............................|   2,271 |   2,265 |   2,395 |   2,353 |   2,728 |   2,856 |   2,937 |   3,066
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|   8,803 |   8,981 |   9,752 |  10,149 |  10,831 |  11,184 |  11,960 |  12,016
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|  22,838 |  24,204 |  26,129 |  27,206 |  28,232 |  28,788 |  28,535 |  29,083
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|   9,865 |  10,869 |  11,244 |  11,661 |  12,367 |  12,935 |  13,175 |  12,946
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|   9,294 |  10,259 |  10,605 |  10,950 |  11,561 |  12,125 |  12,319 |  12,180
     FOREIGN ...........................|     571 |     610 |     639 |     711 |     806 |     810 |     856 |     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 ...................|  58,433 |  58,793 |  59,903 |  60,383 |  60,434 |  61,050 |  62,784 |  62,155
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|     327 |     364 |     401 |     508 |     390 |     547 |     745 |     773
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|      89 |     101 |     112 |      92 |      85 |     164 |     163 |     132
       NIH .............................|      77 |      98 |     106 |      74 |      72 |     147 |     158 |     123
       OTHER HHS .......................|      12 |       3 |       6 |      18 |      13 |      17 |       5 |       9
     NSF ...............................|      26 |      55 |      61 |      83 |      64 |     111 |     137 |     107
     USDA ..............................|      16 |      43 |      33 |      44 |      33 |      22 |      39 |      42
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|     196 |     165 |     195 |     289 |     208 |     250 |     406 |     492
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|  57,697 |  58,008 |  59,040 |  59,390 |  59,555 |  59,975 |  61,471 |  60,755
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|     409 |     421 |     462 |     485 |     489 |     528 |     568 |     627
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|     409 |     421 |     462 |     485 |     489 |     528 |     568 |     627
     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 ...................|  78,548 |  77,673 |  77,324 |  80,604 |  85,708 |  92,886 |  91,784 |  90,186
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|   3,948 |   4,164 |   3,619 |   3,645 |   3,626 |   3,526 |   3,478 |   3,594
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|   2,477 |   2,817 |   2,407 |   2,423 |   2,451 |   2,363 |   2,284 |   2,071
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|     250 |     216 |     217 |     209 |     222 |     245 |     257 |     222
       NIH .............................|     210 |     192 |     198 |     181 |     190 |     206 |     198 |     173
       OTHER HHS .......................|      40 |      24 |      19 |      28 |      32 |      39 |      59 |      49
     NSF ...............................|     160 |      91 |      87 |      74 |      77 |      96 |      92 |      87
     USDA ..............................|      96 |     105 |      89 |      76 |      84 |      82 |      81 |      76
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|     965 |     935 |     819 |     863 |     792 |     740 |     764 |   1,138
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|   7,926 |   7,777 |   7,824 |   8,843 |   9,376 |   9,995 |   9,061 |   8,916
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|   6,501 |   5,948 |   5,797 |   5,983 |   5,909 |   5,415 |   3,962 |   4,429
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|   3,149 |   2,909 |   2,881 |   3,094 |   2,994 |   2,802 |   2,483 |   2,430
     FOREIGN ...........................|   3,352 |   3,039 |   2,916 |   2,889 |   2,915 |   2,613 |   1,479 |   1,999
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|  60,173 |  59,784 |  60,084 |  62,133 |  66,797 |  73,950 |  75,283 |  73,247
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KEY:      N/A = NOT APPLICABLE
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING