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(Emory University)

Sequestration Impact: $56,053,000 *

ScienceWorksForUS Research Universities

Emory University
Fort Valley State University
Georgia Institute of Technology
Georgia Southern University
Georgia State University
University of Georgia

Grants & Spending by Federal Agency

NIH in Georgia
NSF in Georgia
DOE in Georgia

* The estimated Sequestration Impact is the aggregate projected amount for only FY 2013 that sequestration will reduce federal funding for academic research and development (R&D) at the universities listed on this page. These institutions are members of the Association of American Universities, the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities and The Science Coalition and do not represent all R&D activity in the state. The estimated aggregate state impact was calculated using cuts of 5.0 percent and 7.8 percent for non-defense agencies and defense agencies respectively (as estimated by the Office of Management and Budget in its March 1, 2013 report to Congress) applied to the fiscal year (FY) 2011 R&D expenditures reported by the listed institutions and published in the National Science Foundation, National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics Higher Education Research and Development Survey for FY2011 (released in 2012). The sequester, part of the Budget Control Act of 2011, remains in effect through 2021 unless Congress acts to amend or repeal it.

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Sequestration resolution adopted by the Student Government Association of the Georgia Institute of Technology

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