TABLE 4 Proposed Change in FS&T Spending by Department or Agency, FY 2002–FY 2003 (in millions of constant dollars)

AGENCIES

Change

Dept. of Health and Human Services (NIH)

3,419

NASA

506

National Science Foundation

152

Dept. of Education

46

Environmental Protection Agency

33

Dept. of Veterans Affairs

29

Dept. of Agriculture

–11

Dept. of the Interior (USGS)

–62

Dept. of Defense

–97

Dept. of Commerce

–102

Dept. of Transportation

–113

Dept. of Energy

–161

FS&T Total

3,639

Source: Budget of the United States Government, Fiscal Year 2003

Note: Deflators used to convert current dollar to constant FY 2002 dollars are derived from the GDP (chained) price index in Table 10.1, in U.S. Office of Management and Budget, Budget of the United States Government, Fiscal Year 2003: Historical Tables, Washington, D.C.: U.S. GPO, 2002.

TABLE 5 Multi-Agency R&D Initiatives, FY 2001–FY 2003 (millions of constant FY 2002 dollars)

MULTI-AGENCY R&D INITIATIVES

2001 Actual

2002 Est.

2003 Proposed

FY 2001– FY 2002 (Percent Change)

FY 2002– FY 2003 (Percent Change)

Networking and IT R&D

1,805

1,844

1,857

2.2%

0.7%

National Nanotechnology Initiativea

474

579

667

22.1%

15.2%

Climate Change Research

1,766

1,670

1,723

–5.4%

3.2%

aClimate Change Research includes both the U.S. Global Change Research Program and the proposed Climate Change Research Initiative.

Source: Budget of the United States Government, Fiscal Year 2003

Note: Deflators used to convert current dollar to constant FY 2002 dollars are derived from the GDP (chained) price index in Table 10.1, in U.S. Office of Management and Budget, Budget of the United States Government, Fiscal Year 2003: Historical Tables, Washington, D.C.: U.S. GPO, 2002.



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