TABLE B-2 Sources and Mechanisms of Support for Full-Time Graduate Students in Mathematics and Statistics Doctorate-Granting Institutions in the United States, 1980-1998 (number, by year)

Source of Support

Mechanism of Support

1980

1981

1982

1983

1984

1985

1986

1987

1988

1989

NSF

Fellowships

97

61

55

81

76

85

93

104

114

126

NSF

Traineeships

6

9

10

9

1

5

1

1

1

1

NSF

RA

149

152

158

131

193

223

253

319

340

339

NSF

TA

6

3

1

NA

NA

1

2

3

NA

5

NSF

Other

4

2

4

2

9

7

8

9

8

4

NIH

Fellowships

NA

NA

1

3

2

NA

NA

NA

NA

3

NIH

Traineeships

7

3

5

6

2

2

3

3

1

3

NIH

RA

27

19

19

19

18

16

13

19

21

19

NIH

TA

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

NIH

Other

NA

2

NA

NA

NA

NA

3

2

3

3

HHS (except NIH)

Fellowships

5

1

NA

NA

NA

NA

1

NA

NA

NA

HHS (except NIH)

Traineeships

4

4

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

1

NA

HHS (except NIH)

RA

9

6

14

13

4

2

3

6

2

8

HHS (except NIH)

TA

3

NA

NA

NA

NA

1

1

NA

NA

NA

HHS (except NIH)

Other

3

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

DOD

Fellowships

9

4

6

7

6

11

14

17

23

27

DOD

Traineeships

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

1

1

11

7

5

DOD

RA

101

77

80

94

109

127

146

146

183

148

DOD

Other

219

262

288

209

189

247

271

264

300

215

Other federal

Fellowships

15

18

22

26

16

23

23

21

32

95

Other federal

Traineeships

5

1

3

7

6

4

11

1

1

30

Other federal

RA

135

86

106

93

87

110

123

145

120

148

Other federal

TA

18

40

21

17

13

28

7

4

5

16

Other federal

Other

46

46

25

43

31

36

22

15

27

24

Nonfederal

Fellowships

633

597

603

577

666

738

778

718

772

751

Nonfederal

Traineeships

123

116

108

102

150

137

112

141

191

172

Nonfederal

RA

363

420

468

453

461

520

500

476

560

642

Nonfederal

TA

5,580

5,705

6,051

6,428

6,611

6,776

7,144

7,454

7,589

7,808

Nonfederal

Other

437

423

472

444

511

487

549

595

635

585

Self-support

Other

1,897

2,095

2,293

2,191

2,148

2,229

2,306

2,569

2,576

2,504



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