The fiscal year 1994 National Science Foundation budget request for
materials research is $170.95 million, which is an increase of 7.1%
or $11.40 million above current funding if the supplemental funding
legislation is passed.
MATERIALS RESEARCH PROJECT SUPPORT would increase by $4.70 million
to $92.41 million.
MATERIALS RESEARCH CENTERS AND GROUPS funding would increase by
$3.50 million to $56.44 million. This budget category was formerly
known as "Materials Research Laboratories and Groups;" this is only
a name change.