Funding Levels

The number of research and training contracts and grants has been increasing steadily for the College of Social Sciences (CSS) and the Social Science Research Institute (SSRI). Table 1 shows an increase from $4.3 million in 1999-2000 to $16.5 million in 2014-2015, but decreased in 2016-2018.

Table 1: New Contracts and Grants by Fiscal Years (FY 2000 - FY 2018), CSS and SSRI.

Fiscal Year College of Social Sciences Social Science Research Institute Total Number of Awards
2000 $1,641,416 $2,767,549 $4,408,965 74
2001 $4,607,436 $4,357,556 $8,964,992 51
2002 $4,189,204 $3,464,679 $7,653,883 60
2003 $5,733,444 $4,114,086 $9,847,530 59
2004 $5,605,472 $3,934,187 $9,539,659 71
2005 $2,511,409 $7,691,021 $10,202,430 54
2006 $4,909,433 $8,103,743 $13,013,176 60
2007 $3,831,592 $8,284,173 $12,115,765 49
2008 $3,933,999 $10,239,529 $14,173,528 46
2009 $4,106,658 $2,837,820 $6,944,478 57
2010 $8,894,276 $4,844,310 $13,738,586 68
2011 $8,315,880 $2,255,455 $10,571,335 54
2012 $7,789,438 $2,606,298 $10,395,736 72
2013 $8,447,359 $7,965,382 $16,412,741 73
2014 $10,093,305 $3,882,703 $13,976,008 61
2015 $10,326,282 $6,181,253 $16,507,535 67
2016 $8,961,502 $5,113,943 $14,075,445 77
2017 $7,347,411 $4,196,620 $11,544,031 74
2018 $8,682,710 $5,129,045 $13,811,755 81

Figure 1: New Contracts and Grants by Fiscal Years (FY 2000 - FY 2018), CSS and SSRI.