Boston College Fact Book 1996 - 1997


Summary of Contract and Grant Awards*
1995-1996

Number of Awards Award Total
Biology 15 $ 1,273,601
Chemistry 35 3,368,943
Economics 6 348,300
Fine Arts 2 38,000
Geology/Geophysics** 5 432,889
Mathematics 1 736,774
Philosophy 2 45,000
Physics 3 173,000
Political Science 2 31,998
Psychology 8 264,868
Slavic/Eastern Languages 1 40,000
Sociology 1 5,312
Theology 2 325,300
Grad. School of Arts & Sciences 3 74,679
School of Education:
CDPRM/CASE 18 816,498
Campus School 4 1,803,678
Center for Testing 9 2,277,873
Law School 4 378,945
School of Management 2 451,283
School of Nursing 12 559,037
Grad. School of Social Work 6 326,138
Institute for Scientific Research 16 3,786,139
Social Welfare Research Inst. 2 153,018
Other 6 334,900
Total 165 $18,046,173
* These amounts represent funds awarded to the University during the period June 1, 1995 to May 31, 1996, and include only funds officially authorized in that year. They do not include the full amount of multi-year projects. Student aid funds managed by the Financial Aid Office are not included in this table. (They are included in the next two tables in this section provided by the Controller's Office).
**Includes Weston Observatory.
Source: Office of Research Administration


Date Posted: April 16, 1997
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