Federally Funded R&D Centers Spent $26.5 Billion on R&D in FY 2022.

Federally Funded R&D Centers Spent $26.5 Billion on R&D in FY 2022

September 6, 2023
Research and development spending by the nation's 42 federally funded research and development centers (FFRDCs) reached $26.5 billion in FY 2022—an increase of 6.4% from FY 2021's $24.9 billion total. The federal government funded $26.0 billion of FFRDC R&D expenditures in FY 2022, while nonfederal sources funded the remaining $562.0 million.

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