Survey of Programs Supporting Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Education

U.S. Government Accountability Office

National Science Foundation : Obligations

Program Agency Subagency Q39 - FY08 total program obligation Q39 - FY09 total program obligation Q39 - FY10 total program obligation Q39 - FY11 total program obligation (planned) Q39 - FY12 total program obligation (planned) Q40 - FY08 program obligation - STEM education activities only Q40 - FY09 program obligation - STEM education activities only Q40 - FY10 program obligation - STEM education activities only Q40 - FY11 program obligation - STEM education activities only (planned) Q40 - FY12 program obligation - STEM education activities only (planned)
Advanced Technological Education (ATE) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 51,460,000 51,850,000 64,510,000 64,000,000 64,000,000 51,460,000 51,850,000 64,510,000 64,000,000 64,000,000
Alliances for Graduate Education and the Professoriate (AGEP) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 15,850,000 17,180,000 16,730,000 16,700,000 16,750,000 . . . . .
Broadening Participation in Computing (BPC) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 14,000,000 14,000,000 14,000,000 14,000,000 0 . . . . .
CISE Pathways to Revitalized Undergraduate Computing Education (CPATH) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 5,000,000 5,000,000 4,370,000 1,500,000 0 . . . . .
Centers for Ocean Science Education Excellence National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 5,240,000 7,190,000 5,700,000 5,240,000 4,240,000 . . . . .
Cyberinfrastructure Training, Education, Advancement, and Mentoring for Our 21st Century Workforce (CI-TEAM) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 9,900,000 0 4,850,000 5,000,000 4,000,000 . . . . .
Discovery Research K-12 (DR-K12) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 99,250,000 108,410,000 118,380,000 119,900,000 99,230,000 . . . . .
East Asia & Pacific Summer Institutes for U.S. Graduate Students (EAPSI) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 1,750,000 1,520,000 1,740,000 2,400,000 2,400,000 . . . . .
Engineering Education (EE) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 11,500,000 22,900,000 13,740,000 10,850,000 11,850,000 . . . . .
Enhancing the Mathematical Sciences Workforce in the 21st Century (EMSW21) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 19,460,000 26,950,000 15,070,000 16,467,000 11,770,000 . . . . .
Ethics Education in Science & Engineering (EESE) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 3,652,000 3,494,000 2,650,000 2,740,000 2,750,000 . . . . .
Federal Cyber Service: Scholarship for Service (SFS) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 11,370,000 14,880,000 14,870,000 14,960,000 25,000,000 . . . . .
Geoscience Education National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 1,630,000 2,740,000 2,020,000 1,500,000 1,500,000 . . . . .
Geoscience Teacher Training (GEO-Teach) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 3,000,000 3,000,000 2,980,000 2,000,000 2,000,000 . . . . .
Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 1,100,000 1,120,000 1,100,000 1,100,000 1,100,000 . . . . .
Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 96,020,000 162,430,000 136,130,000 137,680,000 198,140,000 . . . . .
Graduate STEM Fellows in K-12 Education Program (GK-12) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 54,600,000 58,840,000 55,970,000 52,950,000 26,950,000 . . . . .
Historically Black Colleges and Universities Undergraduate Program (HBCU-UP) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 29,740,000 31,130,000 32,060,000 31,940,000 32,000,000 . . . . .
Informal Science Education (ISE) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 64,450,000 65,720,000 65,850,000 64,220,000 68,140,000 . . . . .
Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (IGERT) Program National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 64,760,000 77,990,000 69,700,000 60,760,000 62,470,000 . . . . .
Interdisciplinary Training for Undergraduates in Biological and Mathematical Sciences (UBM) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 2,320,000 2,710,000 2,700,000 2,100,000 0 . . . . .
International Research Experiences for Students (IRES) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 2,710,000 4,220,000 3,430,000 3,150,000 3,150,000 . . . . .
Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation (LSAMP) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 40,470,000 42,500,000 44,550,000 45,630,000 44,750,000 . . . . .
Math and Science Partnership National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 47,870,000 85,990,000 57,930,000 57,080,000 48,220,000 . . . . .
Nanotechnology Undergraduate Education in Engineering National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 1,080,000 2,000,000 1,830,000 1,500,000 1,500,000 . . . . .
Opportunities for Enhancing Diversity in the Geosciences National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 4,570,000 11,790,000 4,180,000 3,600,000 3,600,000 . . . . .
Polar Education Program National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 2,290,000 2,420,000 1,500,000 1,500,000 0 . . . . .
Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) in Engineering and Computer Science National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 3,970,000 5,790,000 5,410,000 4,000,000 3,700,000 . . . . .
Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 62,670,000 100,470,000 80,990,000 63,550,000 65,970,000 . . . . .
Research and Evaluation on Education in Science and Engineering (REESE) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 41,660,000 42,600,000 45,670,000 45,590,000 54,720,000 . . . . .
Research in Disabilities Education (RDE) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 5,930,000 6,880,000 6,920,000 6,480,000 0 . . . . .
Research on Gender in Science and Engineering (GSE) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 10,130,000 11,400,000 11,570,000 10,470,000 . 10,130,000 11,400,000 11,570,000 10,470,000 4,500,000
Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 55,050,000 115,000,000 54,930,000 54,890,000 45,000,000 . . . . .
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Talent Expansion Program (STEP) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 29,480,000 29,090,000 31,640,000 33,440,000 35,530,000 29,480,000 29,090,000 31,640,000 33,440,000 35,530,000
Transforming Undergrad Education in STEM (TUES) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 37,280,000 40,860,000 41,600,000 40,920,000 47,970,000 37,280,000 40,860,000 41,600,000 40,920,000 47,970,000
Tribal Colleges and Universities Program (TCUP) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 12,800,000 13,390,000 13,350,000 13,100,000 14,350,000 . . . . .
Undergraduate Research and Mentoring in the Biological Sciences (URM) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation 5,090,000 4,680,000 9,000,000 3,000,000 0 . . . . .

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