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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 4: by Mechanism of Support


TABLE D-29.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS IN
 MASTER'S-GRANTING 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 ...................|  14,904 |  13,930 |  14,356 |  15,698 |  16,779 |  18,301 |  18,661 |  18,629
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|     647 |     693 |     725 |     828 |     923 |   1,016 |     963 |   1,028
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|      97 |      64 |      41 |      70 |      74 |     107 |     104 |     122
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|      85 |      86 |     100 |      83 |     103 |     126 |     133 |     116
       NIH .............................|      72 |      84 |      83 |      78 |     101 |     119 |     129 |     109
       OTHER HHS .......................|      13 |       2 |      17 |       5 |       2 |       7 |       4 |       7
     NSF ...............................|      34 |      34 |      43 |      50 |      74 |      76 |     121 |     217
     USDA ..............................|      20 |      15 |      21 |      38 |      38 |      53 |      45 |      59
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|     411 |     494 |     520 |     587 |     634 |     654 |     560 |     514
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|   3,893 |   3,784 |   3,967 |   4,340 |   4,565 |   4,905 |   4,704 |   4,818
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|     781 |     780 |     562 |     373 |     392 |     401 |     405 |     450
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|     461 |     459 |     341 |     257 |     313 |     324 |     360 |     393
     FOREIGN ...........................|     320 |     321 |     221 |     116 |      79 |      77 |      45 |      57
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|   9,583 |   8,673 |   9,102 |  10,157 |  10,899 |  11,979 |  12,589 |  12,333
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FELLOWSHIPS:                            |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|     471 |     477 |     481 |     488 |     472 |     557 |     540 |     469
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|     121 |     125 |     130 |     103 |     143 |     136 |     141 |     110
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|       2 |       7 |       4 |       3 |       5 |       3 |       5 |       0
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|       6 |       5 |      18 |       7 |      11 |       6 |      16 |       8
       NIH .............................|       6 |       4 |       7 |       7 |      11 |       5 |      16 |       8
       OTHER HHS .......................|       0 |       1 |      11 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       0 |       0
     NSF ...............................|      10 |       4 |       7 |       7 |      18 |      15 |      11 |      12
     USDA ..............................|       2 |       3 |       4 |       3 |       3 |       6 |       3 |       6
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|     101 |     106 |      97 |      83 |     106 |     106 |     106 |      84
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|     245 |     256 |     267 |     307 |     271 |     335 |     299 |     290
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|     105 |      96 |      84 |      78 |      58 |      86 |     100 |      69
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|      39 |      34 |      43 |      50 |      50 |      62 |      84 |      56
     FOREIGN ...........................|      66 |      62 |      41 |      28 |       8 |      24 |      16 |      13
   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 ...................|     170 |     163 |     131 |     127 |     202 |     210 |     235 |     235
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|      42 |      27 |      25 |      42 |      60 |      79 |      95 |      84
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|       1 |       0 |       0 |       5 |       5 |       8 |      22 |      13
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|      25 |      10 |      18 |      21 |      16 |      25 |      34 |      28
       NIH .............................|      19 |      10 |      12 |      18 |      14 |      25 |      34 |      28
       OTHER HHS .......................|       6 |       0 |       6 |       3 |       2 |       0 |       0 |       0
     NSF ...............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       1 |       0 |       4 |       2
     USDA ..............................|       0 |       0 |       3 |       0 |       1 |       0 |       0 |       1
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|      16 |      17 |       4 |      15 |      37 |      46 |      35 |      40
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|      94 |     102 |      84 |      65 |     101 |     115 |     116 |     136
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|      34 |      34 |      22 |      20 |      41 |      16 |      24 |      15
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|      26 |      31 |      18 |      19 |      41 |      16 |      19 |      14
     FOREIGN ...........................|       8 |       3 |       4 |       1 |       0 |       0 |       5 |       1
   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 ...................|   1,139 |   1,176 |   1,347 |   1,540 |   1,690 |   1,733 |   1,879 |   2,154
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|     209 |     190 |     263 |     310 |     394 |     414 |     417 |     538
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|      25 |      24 |      26 |      28 |      38 |      47 |      54 |      61
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|      47 |      51 |      57 |      48 |      71 |      75 |      59 |      57
       NIH .............................|      43 |      50 |      57 |      46 |      71 |      73 |      59 |      57
       OTHER HHS .......................|       4 |       1 |       0 |       2 |       0 |       2 |       0 |       0
     NSF ...............................|      23 |      24 |      28 |      39 |      43 |      58 |      94 |     193
     USDA ..............................|      12 |      10 |      12 |      33 |      33 |      41 |      34 |      46
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|     102 |      81 |     140 |     162 |     209 |     193 |     176 |     181
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|     850 |     898 |   1,005 |   1,194 |   1,223 |   1,204 |   1,382 |   1,498
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|      80 |      88 |      79 |      36 |      73 |     115 |      80 |     118
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|      77 |      88 |      64 |      34 |      70 |     114 |      78 |     118
     FOREIGN ...........................|       3 |       0 |      15 |       2 |       3 |       1 |       2 |       0
   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 ...................|   2,138 |   2,080 |   2,106 |   2,223 |   2,312 |   2,181 |   2,062 |   2,110
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|      11 |      71 |      26 |      46 |      38 |      27 |      35 |      50
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|       0 |       8 |       4 |       3 |       2 |       2 |       3 |       6
       NIH .............................|       0 |       8 |       4 |       3 |       2 |       2 |       2 |       6
       OTHER HHS .......................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       0
     NSF ...............................|       0 |       3 |       5 |       1 |       9 |       1 |       4 |       9
     USDA ..............................|       0 |       1 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       6 |       7 |       6
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|      11 |      59 |      17 |      42 |      27 |      18 |      21 |      29
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|   2,097 |   1,967 |   2,031 |   2,153 |   2,255 |   2,141 |   2,009 |   2,022
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|      30 |      42 |      49 |      24 |      19 |      13 |      18 |      38
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|      30 |      42 |      49 |      24 |      19 |      13 |      18 |      38
     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 ...................|  10,986 |  10,034 |  10,291 |  11,320 |  12,103 |  13,620 |  13,945 |  13,661
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|     264 |     280 |     281 |     327 |     288 |     360 |     275 |     246
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|      69 |      33 |      11 |      34 |      26 |      49 |      23 |      48
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|       7 |      12 |       3 |       4 |       3 |      18 |      21 |      17
       NIH .............................|       4 |      12 |       3 |       4 |       3 |      14 |      18 |      10
       OTHER HHS .......................|       3 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       4 |       3 |       7
     NSF ...............................|       1 |       3 |       3 |       2 |       3 |       2 |       8 |       1
     USDA ..............................|       6 |       1 |       2 |       2 |       1 |       0 |       1 |       0
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|     181 |     231 |     262 |     285 |     255 |     291 |     222 |     180
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|     607 |     561 |     580 |     621 |     715 |   1,110 |     898 |     872
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|     532 |     520 |     328 |     215 |     201 |     171 |     183 |     210
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|     289 |     264 |     167 |     130 |     133 |     119 |     161 |     167
     FOREIGN ...........................|     243 |     256 |     161 |      85 |      68 |      52 |      22 |      43
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|   9,583 |   8,673 |   9,102 |  10,157 |  10,899 |  11,979 |  12,589 |  12,333
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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