Research Expenditures

Research Expenditures, by Primary Sponsor, Fiscal Year 2019
Primary sponsor Expenditures (in millions)* %
Industry $169.61 22%
Department of Defense $136.74 18%
Department of Health and Human Services $134.77 17%
Foundations and other nonprofits $104.47 13%
National Science Foundation $79.62 10%
Department of Energy $66.97 9%
NASA $32.43 4%
State, local, and foreign governments $21.05 3%
All other federal agencies $14.18 2%
MIT internal $14.05 2%
Total $773.90 100%
*Figures are rounded