Research Figures | Kent State University

Fiscal Year Extramural Funding to Date

2016-2017
First quarter, July – Sept. 2015 
$11,253,651

Second quarter, Oct – Dec. 2015
$4,235,973

Third quarter, Jan. - Mar. 2016
$5,833,863

Fourth quarter, Apr. - June 2016
$7,781,096

Fiscal Year Total 2017
$29,104,582

2015-2016
First quarter, July – Sept. 2015 
$9,929,931

Second quarter, Oct – Dec. 2015
$4,079,915

Third quarter, Jan. - Mar. 2016
$3,090,312

Fourth quarter, Apr. - June 2016
$5,113,555

Fiscal Year Total 2016
$22,213,714

 

Extramural Funding Sources

FY 2017, July 2016 – June 2017
Federal: 70 percent
State: 9 percent
Nonprofit: 18 percent
Business: 3 percent

Extramural Funding, past 10 years

Kent State averaged $30 million annually in extramural research funding over the past 10 years.

Federal investment and research impact

  • Over the past 20 years, the federal government has invested $373 million in research at Kent State.
  • Extramural funding in FY 2017 increased 31% over 2016, with a 38% increase in research awards.
  • Over 10 years, a $25 million award from the National Science Foundation for a Science and Technology Center at Kent State (ALCOM) focused on advanced optical materials catalyzed nearly $60 million in additional basic and applied research funding. ALCOM led to the creation of 20 new companies and resulted in the creation of thousands of jobs in Ohio.

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