National Science Foundation Revenue and Competitors

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  • National Science Foundation's estimated annual revenue is currently $680.5M per year.(i)
  • National Science Foundation's estimated revenue per employee is $196,000

Employee Data

  • National Science Foundation has 3472 Employees.(i)
  • National Science Foundation grew their employee count by 11% last year.
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The National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1950 "to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense…" With an annual budget of about $5.5 billion, we are the funding source for approximately 20 percent of all federally supported basic research conducted by America's colleges and universities. In many fields such as mathematics, computer science and the social sciences, NSF is the major source of federal backing



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National Science Foundation News

2022-04-20 - Villanova Engineering Professor receives CAREER Grant from the ...

... has been named a recipient of the Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award from the National Science Foundation (NSF).

2022-04-20 - Relavo Awarded Competitive Grant from the National Science ...

... has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant for $1,000,000.

2022-04-17 - Announcements | NSF

The U.S. National Science Foundation announced the 2022 awardees of the ... part of NSF's mission to advance fundamental research that...

2021-09-15 - NSF establishes SpectrumX, the first U.S. center for wireless spectrum research Featured Whitepaper

The National Science Foundation is doling out $25 million over five years to establish SpectrumX, a U.S. spectrum innovation center focused on developing new ways to share and manage radio airwaves to maximize the limited resource. RELATED: PAWR tackles rural broadband with new wireless testbed ...

2021-08-15 - A fragment of a mysterious 8th continent hides under New Zealand - it's twice as old as scientists thought

A map of New Zealandia, outlined in gray. World Data Center for Geophysics & Marine Geology / National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA An eighth continent, called Zealandia, is hidden under New Zealand and the surrounding Pacific. Since 94% of Zealandia is submerged, discerning the continent's ag ...

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