Federal Science Budget Tracker

 

The Federal Science Budget Tracker provides up-to-date information on the status of budgets and appropriations relevant to the physical sciences.

Fiscal Year: 2019 | 2018 | 2017

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FY19 Budget Request

Reference Material

 

Budget Document Year
Overall Budget Request FY15 FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
DOE Office of Science FY15 FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
DOE Applied Energy Offices FY15 FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
National Nuclear Security Administration FY15 FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
NASA FY15 FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
National Science Foundation FY15 FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Department of Defense RDT&E FY15 FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration FY15 FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
National Institute of Standards and Technology FY15 FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
National Institutes of Health FY15 FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
U.S. Geological Survey FY15 FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19

 

DOE Office of Science

FYI Bulletins:

 

FY19 DOE Office of Science Appropriations
Summary Table
(millions)
Funding Line FY16
Enacted
FY17
Enacted
FY18
Enacted
FY19
Request
Change
18-19
House Change
18-19
Senate Change
18-19
Final Change
18-19
Office of Science 5,350 5,391 6,260 5,391              
Advanced Scientific Computing Research 621 647 810 899              
Basic Energy Sciences 1,849 1,872 2,090 1,850              
Biological & Environmental Research 609 612 673 500              
Fusion Energy Sciences 438 380 532 340              
High Energy Physics 795 825 908 770              
Nuclear Physics 617 622 684 600              

All figures are in millions of nominal U.S. dollars and are rounded to the nearest million. Percentages are rounded to the nearest percent.

 

FY19 DOE Office of Science Appropriations
Detailed Table
(millions)
Funding Line FY16
Enacted
FY17
Enacted
FY18
Enacted
FY19
Request
Change
18-19
House Change
18-19
Senate Change
18-19
Final Change
18-19
Advanced Scientific Computing Research 621 647 810 899              
Exascale Computing Project - 164 205 233              
Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility 104 110 163 200              
Argonne Leadership Computing Facility 77 80 110 140              
National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center 86 92 94 80              
ESnet 38 45 79 56              
Funding Line FY16
Enacted
FY17
Enacted
FY18
Enacted
FY19
Request
Change
18-19
House Change
18-19
Senate Change
18-19
Final Change
18-19
Basic Energy Sciences 1,849 1,872 2,090 1,850              
Synchrotron Radiation Sources 482 489 490* 491              
High Flux Neutron Sources 265 266 281* 265              
Nanoscale Science Research Centers 119 122 131* 122              
Energy Frontier Research Centers 110 110 110* 110              
Linac Coherent Light Source-II 200 190 192 190              
LCLS-II High Energy Upgrade - - 10** 5              
Advanced Photon Source Upgrade 20 43 93 60              
Advanced Light Source Upgrade - - 30** 10              
Spallation Neutron Source Proton Power Upgrade - - 36 0              
Joint Center for Energy Storage Research 24 24 24* 24              
Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis 15 15 15* 15              
EPSCoR 15 15 20* 8              
Funding Line FY16
Enacted
FY17
Enacted
FY18
Enacted
FY19
Request
Change
18-19
House Change
18-19
Senate Change
18-19
Final Change
18-19
Biological & Environmental Research 609 612 673 500              
Bioenergy Research Centers 75 75 90 100              
Joint Genome Institute 70 69 69* 70              
Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Research Facility 65 65 65* 66              
Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory 43 43 43* 42              
Fusion Energy Sciences 438 380 532 340              
Research 323 330 410 265              
ITER 115 50 122 75              
Funding Line FY16
Enacted
FY17
Enacted
FY18
Enacted
FY19
Request
Change
18-19
House Change
18-19
Senate Change
18-19
Final Change
18-19
High Energy Physics 795 825 908 770              
Long-Baseline Neutrino Facility 26 50 95 113              
High Luminosity-LHC Accelerator Upgrade - -   42              
HL-LHC ATLAS Detector Upgrade - -   18              
HL-LHC CMS Detector Upgrade - -   18              
Muon to Electron Conversion Experiment 40 44 44 30              
Large Synoptic Survey Telescope Camera 41 45 10 -              
Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument 10 12 18 7.5              
LUX ZEPLIN 11 13 14 14              
SuperCDMS-SnoLab 2.4 3.4 7 5              
Funding Line FY16
Enacted
FY17
Enacted
FY18
Enacted
FY19
Request
Change
18-19
House Change
18-19
Senate Change
18-19
Final Change
18-19
Nuclear Physics 617 622 684 600              
Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider 179 181 - 178              
Facility for Rare Isotope Beams 100 100 97 75              
Stable Isotope Production Facility 0 2.5 10 5              
Other Accounts                      
Science Laboratories Infrastructure 114 130 257 127              
Science Program Direction 185 182 183 180              
Workforce Development for Teachers & Scientists 20 20 20 19              

All figures are in millions of nominal U.S. dollars and are rounded to the nearest million. Percentages are rounded to the nearest percent.

* "Not less than"

** Combination of Other Project Costs (OPC) and construction costs.

 

Reference Material

Document Year
Budget Request FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
House Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Senate Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Final Bill FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Final Joint Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19

 

Committee Bill Hearing Markups Administration Statement
Senate Appropriations   April 11    
House Appropriations   March 15    
Senate Energy and Natural Resources - March 20 - -
House Energy and Commerce - April 12 - -

 

DOE NNSA

FYI Bulletins:

 

FY19 National Nuclear Security Administration Appropriations
(millions)
Funding Line FY16
Enacted
FY17
Enacted
FY18
Enacted
FY19
Request
Change
18-19
House Change
18-19
Senate Change
18-19
Final Change
18-19
NNSA 12,527 12,938 14,669 15,091              
Weapons Activities 8,847 9,246 10,642 11,017              
Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation 1,919 1,883 1,999 1,863              
Naval Reactors 1,376 1,420 1,620 1,789              
Federal Salaries & Expenses 364 387 408 423              

All figures are in millions of nominal U.S. dollars and are rounded to the nearest million. Percentages are rounded to the nearest percent. Rescissions and uses of prior year balances included.

 

FY19 NNSA Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation
(millions)
Funding Line FY16
Enacted
FY17
Enacted
FY18
Enacted
FY19
Request
Change
18-19
House Change
18-19
Senate Change
18-19
Final Change
18-19
Weapons Activities RDT&E 1,819 1,842 2,034 1,995              
Science 423 437 475 565              
Advanced Certification 59 60 58 58              
Primary Assessment Technologies 96 99 89 95              
Dynamic Material Properties 100 106 120 131              
Advanced Radiography 46 46 38 33              
Secondary Assessment Technologies 73 76 77 78              
Academic Alliances & Partnerships 50 50 53 53              
Enhanced Capabilities for Subcritical Experiments - - 40 118              
Funding Line FY16
Enacted
FY17
Enacted
FY18
Enacted
FY19
Request
Change
18-19
House Change
18-19
Senate Change
18-19
Final Change
18-19
Engineering 131 132 183 211              
Stockpile Responsiveness Program - 2 30 34              
Inertial Confinement Fusion Ignition & High Yield  511 523 545 419              
Ignition 76 78 80 22              
Support of Other Stockpile Programs 23 23 24 17              
Diagnostics, Cryogenics & Experimental Support 59 64 78 51              
Pulsed Power Inertial Confinement Fusion 5 6 8 8              
Joint Program in High Energy Density Laboratory Plasmas 9 9 9 0              
National Ignition Facility 329 330 344 287              
OMEGA Laser Facility 68 68 75 45              
Advanced Simulation & Computing 623 663 746 703              
Advanced Manufacturing 130 87 86 97              

All figures are in millions of nominal U.S. dollars and are rounded to the nearest million. Percentages are rounded to the nearest percent. Rescissions of prior year balances included.

 

Reference Material

Document Year
Budget Request FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
House Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Senate Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Final Bill FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Final Joint Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19

 

Committee Bill Hearing Markups Administration Statement
Senate Appropriations   April 11    
House Appropriations   March 15
March 20
   
Senate Armed Services   March 22    
House Armed Services   March 22    
Senate Energy and Natural Resources - March 20 - -
House Energy and Commerce - April 12 - -

 

DOE Applied Energy

FYI Bulletins:

 

FY19 DOE Applied Energy Appropriations
(millions)
Funding Line FY16
Enacted
FY17
Enacted
FY18
Enacted
FY19
Request
Change
18-19
House Change
18-19
Senate Change
18-19
Final Change
18-19
Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy 2,073 2,090 2,322 696              
Nuclear Energy 986 1,017 1,205 757              
Fossil Energy1 632 668 727 502              
ARPA-E 291 306 353 0              
Electricity Delivery & Energy Reliability2 206 230 248 157              

All figures are in millions of nominal U.S. dollars and are rounded to the nearest million. Percentages are rounded to the nearest percent.

1. Oil reserve funding excluded.

2. The administration plans to split this office into two offices, one focused on cybersecurity and the other focused on grid reliability.

 

Reference Material

Document Year
Renewable Energy, Nuclear Energy, and ARPA-E Budget Requests FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Fossil Energy Budget Request FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
House Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Senate Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Final Bill FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Final Joint Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19

 

Committee Bill Hearing Markups Administration Statement
Senate Appropriations   April 11    
House Appropriations   March 15    
Senate Energy and Natural Resources - March 20 - -
House Energy and Commerce - April 12 - -

 

NASA

FYI Bulletins:

 

FY19 NASA Appropriations
(millions)
Funding Line FY16
Operating Plan
FY17 Operating Plan FY18
Enacted
FY19
Request
Change
18-19
House Change
18-19
Senate Change
18-19
Final Change
18-19
NASA 19,285 19,653 20,736 19,892              
Science Mission Directorate 5,584 5,762 6,222 5,895              
Earth Science 1,927 1,908 1,921 1,784              
Planetary Science 1,628 1,828 2,228 2,235              
Astrophysics + JWST 1,382 1,352 1,384 1,185              
Astrophysics 762 783 850 881              
James Webb Space Telescope 620 569 534 305              
Heliophysics 647 675 689 689              
STEM Education1 37 37 - 45              
Aeronautics 634 656 685 634              
Office of Education 115 100 100 0              
  Numbers for specific education programs are in the "STEM Education" tab

All figures are in millions of nominal U.S. dollars and are rounded to the nearest million. Percentages are rounded to the nearest percent.

1. Called "Science Activation" in the FY19 request. This funding was split equally between the Planetary Science and Astrophysics divisions in the final FY17 appropriations bill but is wholly derived from the Astrophysics division in FY16 and the FY19 request.

 

Reference Material

Document Year
Budget Request FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
House Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Senate Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Final Bill FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Final Joint Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19

 

Committee Bill Hearing Markups Administration Statement
Senate Appropriations        
House Appropriations   April 12    
House Science Committee - March 7 - -

 

NSF

FYI Bulletins:

 

FY19 National Science Foundation Appropriations
(millions)
Funding Line FY16
Actual
FY17
Actual
FY18
Enacted
FY19
Request
Change
18-19
House Change
18-19
Senate Change
18-19
Final Change
18-19
NSF 7,464 7,504 7,767 7,472              
Research & Related Activities 5,998 6,007 6,334 6,151              
Biological Sciences 744 742 - 738              
Computer & Information Science & Engineering 935 936 - 925              
Engineering 916 931 - 921              
Geosciences1 877 826 - 853              
Polar Programs2 449 468 - 535              
Mathematical & Physical Sciences 1,349 1,362 - 1,345              
Social, Behavioral & Economic Sciences 272 271 - 246              
Integrative Activities 427 420 - 537              
EPSCoR 160 160 171 160              
Funding Line FY16
Actual
FY17
Actual
FY18
Enacted
FY19
Request
Change
18-19
House Change
18-19
Senate Change
18-19
Final Change
18-19
Education & Human Resources 884 873 902 873              
  Numbers for specific EHR programs are in the "STEM Education" tab
Major Research Equipment & Facilities Construction2 242 223 183 95              
Regional Class Research Vessels - 122 105 29              
Large Synoptic Survey Telescope 100 60 58 49              
Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope 20 18 20 16              
Agency Operations & Award Management 351 382 329 334              

All figures are in millions of nominal U.S. dollars and are rounded to the nearest million. Percentages are rounded to the nearest percent.

1. Funding for the Ocean Observatories Initiative was essentially suspended for fiscal year 2017. The fiscal year 2019 request includes $40 million for the project.

2. The fiscal year 2019 request includes $104 million for the Antarctic Infrastructure Modernization for Science project through the Office of Polar Programs within the Research and Related Activities account, not the Major Research Equipment and Facilites Construction account, although NSF considers it to be a major facility construction investment.

 

Reference Material

Document Year
Budget Request FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
House Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Senate Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Final Bill FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Final Joint Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19

 

Committee Bill Hearing Markups Administration Statement
Senate Appropriations        
House Appropriations        
Houe Science Committee - March 15 - -

 

DOD

FYI Bulletins:

 

FY19 DOD Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation Appropriations
(millions)
Funding Line FY16
Enacted
FY17
Enacted
FY18
Enacted
FY19
Request
Change
18-19
House Change
18-19
Senate Change
18-19
Final Change
18-19
RDT&E Total 69,785 72,302 88,308 90,616              
Science & Technology 12,997 14,011 14,863 13,662              
Basic Research (6.1) 2,309 2,276 2,343 2,269              
Applied Research (6.2) 4,996 5,296 5,682 5,100              
Advanced Technology Development (6.3) 5,691 6,439 6,838 6,292              
Other RDT&E 56,740 58,290 73,445 76,954              

All figures are in millions of nominal U.S. dollars and Percentages are rounded to the nearest percent. Overseas Contingency Operations funding excluded.

 

FY18 DOD S&T Appropriations
(millions)
Funding Line FY16
Enacted
FY17
Enacted
FY18
Enacted
FY19
Request
Change
18-19
House Change
18-19
Senate Change
18-19
Final Change
18-19
Army (6.1 - 6.3) 2,689 3,067 3,318 2,392              
Basic Research 469 487 470 446              
Applied Research 1,093 1,220 1,369 920              
Advanced Technology Development 1,127 1,360 1,479 1,027              
Navy (6.1 - 6.3) 2,334 2,367 2,433 2,240              
Basic Research 672 563 622 597              
Applied Research 966 980 994 891              
Advanced Technology Development 696 824 817 751              
Funding Line FY16
Enacted
FY17
Enacted
FY18
Enacted
FY19
Request
Change
18-19
House Change
18-19
Senate Change
18-19
Final Change
18-19
Air Force (6.1 - 6.3) 2,481 2,678 2,824 2,645              
Basic Research 530 545 520 518              
Applied Research 1,240 1,326 1,435 1,312              
Advanced Technology Development 710 808 869 815              
Defense-Wide (6.1 - 6.3) 5,493 5,898 6,288 6,385              
Basic Research 638 681 731 708              
Applied Research 1,697 1,770 1,884 1,977              
Advanced Technology Development 3,157 3,447 3,674 3,700              
All figures are in millions of nominal U.S. dollars and Percentages are rounded to the nearest percent. Overseas Contingency Operations funding is excluded.

 

 

Reference Material

Document Year
RDT&E Budget Request FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Army RDT&E Request (Vol. 1) FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Navy RDT&E Request (Vol. 1) FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Air Force RDT&E Request (Vol. 1) FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
DARPA FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
House Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Senate Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Final Bill FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Final Joint Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19

 

Committee Bill Hearing Markups Administration Statement
Senate Appropriations        
House Appropriations        
Senate Armed Services        
House Armed Services   March 14    

 

NOAA

FYI Bulletins:

 

FY19 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Appropriations
(millions)
Funding Line FY16
Enacted
FY17
Enacted
FY18
Enacted
FY19
Request
Change
18-19
House Change
18-19
Senate Change
18-19
Final Change
18-19
NOAA 5,766 5,675 5,909 4,563              
Office of Oceanic & Atmospheric Research 482 514 549 322              
Climate Research 158 158 158 99              
Weather & Air Chemistry Research 103 114 132 92              
Ocean, Coastal & Great Lakes Research 189 193 206 93              
Research Supercomputing 20 36 41 26              
National Weather Service 1,124 1,122 1,157 1,053              
Observations 233 249 257 220              
Central Processing 157 160 160 145              
Analyze, Forecast, & Support 496 487 504 472              
Dissemination 90 81 85 85              
Science & Technology Integration 139 137 143 123              
Funding Line FY16
Enacted
FY17
Enacted
FY18
Enacted
FY19
Request
Change
18-19
House Change
18-19
Senate Change
18-19
Final Change
18-19
National Environmental Satellite, Data, & Information Service 2,349 2,204 2,101 1,640              
GOES-R Class 872 753 519 408              
Joint Polar Satellite System 809 787 776 -              
Polar Follow On 370 329 419 -              
Polar Weather Satellites1 - - - 878              
National Centers for Environmental Information 59 59 61 58              
COSMIC-2 10 8 6.1 6              
Space Weather Follow On 1 5 8.5 10              
Commercial Weather Data Pilot 3 5 6 3              
National Marine Fisheries Service1 914 917 948 810              
National Ocean Service 504 521 565 382              
Office of Marine & Aviation Operations 303 298 458 304              
Office of Education 27 27 28 0              

All figures are in millions of nominal U.S. dollars and are rounded to the nearest million. Percentages are rounded to the nearest percent. The figures are the sum of funding from the Operations, Research, and Facilities (ORF) account and the Procurement, Acquisition, and Construction (PAC) account, unless otherwise noted.

1. The budget request combines the Joint Polar Satellite System and Polar Follow On into this new account.

2. Includes funding from the Pacific Coastal Salmon Recovery Fund.

 

Reference Material

Document Year
Budget Request FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
House Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Senate Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Final Bill FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Final Joint Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19

 

Committee Bill Hearing Markups Administration Statement
Senate Appropriations        
House Appropriations   March 20
April 11
   

 

NIST

FYI Bulletins:

 

FY19 National Institute of Standards and Technology Appropriations
(millions)
Funding Line FY16
Enacted
FY17
Enacted
FY18
Enacted
FY19
Request
Change
18-19
House Change
18-19
Senate Change
18-19
Final Change
18-19
NIST 964 954 1,199 629              
Scientific & Technical Research & Services 690 690 725 573              
Laboratory Programs 605 605 - 517              
Standards Coordination & Special Programs 68 68 68* 45              
Corporate Services 17 17 17* 12              
Industrial Technology Services 155 155 155 15              
Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership 130 130 140 0              
Manufacturing USA
(formerly NNMI)
25 25 15 15              
Construction of Research Facilities 119 109 319 41              
Radiation Physics Building 60 >=60 - 0              

All figures are in millions of nominal U.S. dollars and are rounded to the nearest million. Percentages are rounded to the nearest percent.

* "Not less than"

 

Reference Material

Document Year
Budget Request FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
House Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Senate Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Final Bill FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Final Joint Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19

 

Committee Bill Hearing Markups Administration Statement
Senate Appropriations        
House Appropriations   March 20    

 

NIH

 

FY19 National Institutes of Health Appropriations, Selected Institutes
(millions)
Funding Line FY16
Enacted
FY17
Enacted
FY18
Enacted
FY19
Request
Change
18-19
House Change
18-19
Senate Change
18-19
Final Change
18-19
NIH1 32,084 34,084 37,084 33,792              
National Cancer Institute2 5,215 5,689* 5,965 5,626              
National Institute of General Medical Sciences 2,512 2,651 2,785 2,573              
National Eye Institute 716 733 772 711              
National Institute on Deafness & Other Communications Disorders 423 437 460 424              
National Institute of Biomedical Imaging & Bioengineering 347 357 378 347              

All figures are in millions of nominal U.S. dollars and are rounded to the nearest million. Percentages are rounded to the nearest percent.

1. "Program level" funding.

2. Figures include the additional funding provided by the 21st Century Cures Act.

* Includes $300 million provided by P.L. 114-254, the Further Continuing and Security Appropriations Act of 2017.

 

Reference Material

Document Year
Budget Request FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
House Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Senate Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Final Bill FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Final Joint Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19

 

Committee Bill Hearing Markups Administration Statement
Senate Appropriations        
House Appropriations   April 11    

 

USGS

FYI Bulletins:

 

FY19 U.S. Geological Survey Appropriations
(millions)
Funding Line FY16
Enacted
FY17
Enacted
FY18
Enacted
FY19
Request
Change
18-19
House Change
18-19
Senate Change
18-19
Final Change
18-19
USGS 1,062 1,085 1,148 860              
Water Resources 211 215 218 165              
Ecosystems 160 160 158 96              
Climate & Land Use Change1 140 149 152

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Natural Hazards 139 145 179 117              
Core Science Systems 112 116 116 92              
Energy & Mineral Resources 73 73 80 84              
Environmental Health 21 21 23 0              
Science Support 106 106 103 89              
Facilities 100 100 120 112              

All figures are in millions of nominal U.S. dollars and are rounded to the nearest million. Percentages are rounded to the nearest percent.

1. The administration proposes to restructure this program and name it "Land Resources."

 

Reference Material

Document Year
Budget Request FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
House Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Senate Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Final Bill FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Final Joint Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19

 

Committee Bill Hearing Markups Administration Statement
Senate Appropriations        
House Appropriations   April 11    

 

STEM Education

FYI Bulletins:

 

FY18 Department of Education Appropriations
Selected programs supporting STEM education
(millions)

Funding Line FY16
Enacted
FY17
Enacted
FY18
Enacted
FY19
Request
Change
18-19
House Change
18-19
Senate Change
18-19
Final Change
18-19
Supporting Effective Instruction State Grants (Title II, Part A) 2,256 2,056 2,056 0              
Student Support & Academic Enrichment Grants (Title IV, Part B) - 400 1,100 0              
21st Century Community Learning Centers (Title IV, Part A) 1,167 1,192 1,212 0              
Career & Technical Education 1,125 1,125 1,200 1,138              
Education Innovation & Research 120 100 120 180              
Minority Science & Engineering Improvement 10 10 11 10              

 

Reference Material for the Department of Education

Document Year
Budget Request FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
House Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Senate Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Final Bill FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19
Final Joint Report FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19

 

FY18 STEM Education Appropriations for Selected Programs
(millions)

Funding Line FY16
Actual
FY17
Actual
FY18
Enacted
FY19
Request
Change
18-19
House Change
18-19
Senate Change
18-19
Final Change
18-19
National Science Foundation
(selected programs)
Education & Human Resources 884 873 902 873              
Graduate Research Fellowship1 332 319 - 271              
Improving Undergraduate STEM Education1 105 102 - 103              
Discovery Research PreK-12 84 82 - 82              
Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarships 65 62 65 47              
NSF Research Traineeship1 56 53 - 52              
STEM + Computing Partnerships1, 2 52 52 52 33              
Advanced Technological Education 66 66 - 66              
Advancing Informal STEM Learning 63 63 63 63              
Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation 46 46 46 46              
HBCU Program 35 35 35 35              
Tribal Colleges & Universities Program 14 14 14 14              
Hispanic Serving Institutions Program - 0* 30 15              
INCLUDES 14 14 - 20              

* NSF received $15 million for this program in fiscal year 2017, but the funds were carried over into fiscal year 2018.

1. Part of the funding for this program comes from NSF's research directorates.

2. Non-EHR funding excluded from these figures.

NASA
(selected programs)
Office of Education 115 100 100 0              
Space Grant 40 40 40 0              
Minority University Research Education Program 32 32 32 0              
STEM Education & Accountability Projects 25 10 10 0              
EPSCoR 18 18 18 0              
Science Mission Directorate Education & Public Outreach1 37 37 44 45              
1. Called "Science Activation" in the FY19 request.
Funding Line FY16
Enacted
FY17
Enacted
FY18
Enacted
FY19
Request
Change
18-19
House Change
18-19
Senate Change
18-19
Final Change
18-19
Department of Energy
(selected programs)
NNSA Academic Alliances & Partnerships 50 50 53 53              
Workforce Development for Teachers & Scientists 20 20 20 19              
Computational Sciences Graduate Fellowship Program 10 10 10 10              
Nuclear Energy Integrated University Program 5 5 5 0              
Department of Defense
(selected programs)
National Defense Education Program 54 79 103 86              
HBCU & Minority Institutions Program 36 34 40 30              
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
(selected programs)
Office of Education 27 27 28 0              

All figures are in millions of nominal U.S. dollars and are rounded to the nearest million. Percentages are rounded to the nearest percent.

 

Reference Material

See agency tabs for links to budget documents.