Happy New Year from Your OER Team!

Welcome Back! We want to congratulate the COE faculty for their accomplishments in 2020 and look forward to continued success in 2021. We are constantly on the lookout for opportunities for external funding to share. Contact us. We are here to help!

Listed below are some noteworthy statistics from the 2019 fiscal year:

  • COE faculty members in all schools and centers submitted 156 proposals, requesting over $76 million in external funding.
  • COE Principal Investigators (PIs) and Co-PIs received funding for 72 new awards totaling over $25 million. These new awards included contracts or grants from the U.S. Department of Education, including IES, the National Science Foundation, and the Florida Department of Education.
  • Of the total dollar amount of newly funded awards, 20% was funded by federal agencies or organizations, 40% was funded by subcontracts, and 15% was funded by private organizations.
  • COE schools and centers have 74 currently funded projects totaling over $102 million. Of the total dollar amount of currently funded projects, 61% was funded by federal agencies or organizations. The COE experienced a 50% increase in number of currently funded projects as compared to the previous fiscal year.
  • Research funding per faculty member totaled $995,001, which is 20% higher than the previous fiscal year. Of the 108 COE faculty members eligible to submit proposals, 56 (52%) received external funding as PI or Co-PI and submitted at least one proposal.

View the FY 2019 OER Annual Report on the COE Research Facts and Figures webpage.