R&D Budget Analysis

R&D Budget Analysis

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  • The current FY 2016 budget briefing schedule for federal agencies is below. This page will be updated as new information comes available, so check back often. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration When : Tuesday, February 17; 2:00-4:00pm Where : U.S. Department of Commerce Auditorium,...
  • David Parkes is Senior Project Coordinator for the R&D Budget and Policy Program at the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Prior to joining AAAS, he served as Research Assistant, Science and Innovation, at the British Embassy in Washington, D.C. In this role, he...
  • With a new Congress now seated and a new appropriations cycle set to commence once again, AAAS has produced a short summary of some of the big trends in federal R&D budgets over the past several years. The goal was to keep this overview short, so there is quite a bit of detail that had to be...
  • While many federal science and technology agencies and programs received funding increases from the 1,600-page omnibus spending bill, analysis by AAAS indicates that few will face budget bumps that exceed the inflation rate, meaning that their spending power for fiscal year 2015 will remain...
  • Last week we posted an overall summary of science and technology funding levels in the FY 2015 omnibus , including a total R&D estimate of $137.6 billion , before the bill had been approved by either chamber. Now that it's been signed by the President , after passing the House last Thursday and...
  • The Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act (H.R. 83), released this week, is a massive 1,600-page bill that would fund most federal agencies through the end of the 2015 fiscal year next September. The deadline for passage to avoid a shutdown is actually today, December 11, but...
  • Congress will soon return from the August recess and resume consideration of FY 2015 appropriations. As usual at this time of year, there's still quite a bit of work to do to complete the process, especially in the Senate, and limited time before the elections to do it. Senate Appropriations Chair...
  • Update: the bill was formally introduced on July 31. To recap the story so far: the America COMPETES Act, first passed in 2007 and reauthorized in 2010, established multiyear authorizations — in other words, funding targets, though not actual funding — for the National Science Foundation (NSF), the...
  • The Senate Appropriations Committee's FY 2015 Defense spending bill , passed out of committee last Thursday on a voice vote, offers some limited similarities with the House's version of the same bill . Both bills would boost Department of Defense (DOD) science and technology spending above the...