Missouri State University

14. External Grant and Contract Activity

Data last updated: August 2015

External funding is an essential ingredient to enhance the institutional culture and environment that will support and promote research and community engagement. Funding opportunities come from individuals; government and public agencies; and industrial financial and private organizations.

Data is updated each fall.

Note: Fiscal Year 2015 refers to Summer 2014--Fall 2014--Spring 2015.

[LRP, Engaged Inquiry Objective 1]

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Dollars Awarded

Measure 1: Total Dollars Awarded by Fiscal Year

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Fiscal Year 2014 Fiscal Year 2015 2016 Goal
$21,948,926 $19,021,366 Increase
Year Dollars Awarded
Fiscal Year 2011 $18,718,505
Fiscal Year 2012 $18,975,376
Fiscal Year 2013 $20,188,675
Fiscal Year 2014 $21,948,926
Fiscal Year 2015 $19,021,366

Measure 2: Total Dollars Awarded by Research Area*

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Fiscal Year 2011 Fiscal Year 2012 Fiscal Year 2013 Fiscal Year 2014 Fiscal Year 2015
Admin & Info Services $516,466 $768,049 $999,915 $37,200 $0
College of Arts & Letters $117,139 $279,781 $280,674 $169,331 $819,171
College of Business $1,937,849 $2,227,041 $2,195,379 $2,841,928 $2,581,683
College of Education $1,595,137 $3,160,903 $2,895,514 $3,114,632 $2,963,126
College of Health & Human Services $1,215,829 $1,080,737 $2,123,003 $1,660,986 $1,465,732
College of Humanities & Public Affairs $121,918 $227,679 $352,592 $520,544 $629,850
College of Natural & Applied Sciences $3,408,259 $3,635,821 $2,704,059 $2,686,482 $1,809,498
Graduate College $40,898 $0 $0 $0
Library $0 $1,800 $7,118 $733 $61,171
President $3,750 $28,984 $16,790 $10,350 $14,316
Provost $204,958 $198,714 $598,628 $922,164 $1,429,509
Research & Economic Development $6,149,467 $3,787,507 $3,172,146 $3,915,144 $5,776,893
School of Agriculture $1,429,419 $2,114,501 $3,307,646 $2,460,035 $301,832
Student Affairs $972,119 $25,000 $0 $199,277 $25,000
West Plains $1,005,297 $744,558 $1,254,806 $2,907,455 $613,180
Diversity & Inclusion $694,301 $280,405 $502,665 $530,405

* An improvement in reporting procedures prevents display of data prior to Fiscal Year 2011.

Proposals Submitted

Measure 1: Number of Proposals Submitted

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Fiscal Year 2014 Fiscal Year 2015 2016 Goal
338 389 Increase
Year Proposals
Fiscal Year 2011 244
Fiscal Year 2012 325
Fiscal Year 2013 362
Fiscal Year 2014 338
Fiscal Year 2015 389

Measure 2: Number of Proposals Submitted by Research Area*

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Fiscal Year 2011 Fiscal Year 2012 Fiscal Year 2013 Fiscal Year 2014 Fiscal Year 2015
Admin & Info Services 1 1 1 1 0
College of Arts & Letters 9 14 11 9 20
College of Business 9 18 10 8 8
College of Education 10 35 59 34 41
College of Health & Human Services 22 38 53 40 52
College of Humanities & Public Affairs 34 37 25 34 25
College of Natural & Applied Sciences 86 98 84 82 88
Graduate College 0 1 0 0
Library 1 3 3 7 5
President 1 3 5 1 3
Provost 7 9 12 14 19
Research & Economic Development 27 31 53 63 88
School of Agriculture 19 22 39 33 23
Student Affairs 4 0 0 3 2
West Plains 14 14 7 8 14
Diversity & Inclusion 1 0 1 1

* An improvement in reporting procedures prevents display of data prior to Fiscal Year 2011.

Faculty as Contributors

Measure 1: Percent of Faculty as Contributors*

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Fiscal Year 2014 Fiscal Year 2015 2016 Goal
14.99% 16.17% Increase
Year Percentage
Fiscal Year 2011 17.31%
Fiscal Year 2012 17.97%
Fiscal Year 2013 17.39%
Fiscal Year 2014 14.99%
Fiscal Year 2015 16.17%

* Percent of Faculty as Contributors = (Number of faculty who applied) / (all full-time faculty)

Measure 2: Faculty Contributors as a Percentage of all Contributors within a Research Area*

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Fiscal Year 2011 Fiscal Year 2012 Fiscal Year 2013 Fiscal Year 2014 Fiscal Year 2015
College of Arts & Letters 3.03% 2.52% 2.55% 1.82% 4.19%
College of Business 2.75% 5.50% 4.81% 1.89% 2.88%
College of Education 13.79% 13.11% 16.13% 18.46% 17.46%
College of Health & Human Services 14.50% 18.32% 24.06% 19.85% 19.46%
College of Humanities & Public Affairs 13.33% 9.57% 7.14% 13.27% 7.55%
College of Natural & Applied Sciences 40.00% 40.48% 34.96% 27.50% 34.13%
Library 13.64% 13.64% 15.00% 20.00% 17.65%
School of Agriculture 61.11% 66.67% 47.06% 27.78% 52.94%

* Percent of Faculty as Contributors = (Number of faculty who applied) / (all full-time faculty in that area)