Federal vs. Non-Federal Award Funding

Federal agency funding accounted for over two-thirds of sponsored awards in FY20. 

Federal Agencies
$456.7 Million

Non-Federal Sources
$157.2 Million

Federal Agencies 74% International, Nonprofits, Other Non-Federal 10% Other Universities 6% Industry 5% Gifts 3% State of Colorado 2%

Research Funding by Federal Agency

NASA 26% National Science Foundation 23% Commerce 20% National Institutes of Health 12% Defense 7% Energy 5% Ed 3% Other 3%