Academic Research Advising

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Academic Research Advising

 

Researchers, especially doctoral candidates in the dissertation phase, often lack adequate information regarding the background of phenomena. Below is just one of the many areas researchers could look into. For instance, if federal spending on X Department was Y%, and the business community or society is witnessing C Variable, what steps should D Population take to achieve E Results? Several other structures are possible with the scenario. Researchers…, please have a field day here!

 

8(a) Certification Spending by Agency

Author:  Todd Luttenegger & Mark Ryan
Retrieved from https://www.ez8a.com/

 

8a Certification Spending by Agency
Over the last 8 year there has been an increase in 8a Certification Spending in both overall percentage of federal spending as well as raw dollar volumeIf we look at the change over the past 8 year period in 2007 federal 8(a) spending was 6.58% of the budget or $24.9 BillionIn 2015 the percentage of 8(a) spending increased to 10.06% or $35.4 BillionBelow is a listing of this data on an agency by agency basis:

  

Agency

2007

2009

2011

2013

2015

Agency for International Development

3.67%

$7.9MM

1.50%

$6.8MM

7.67%

$102.7MM

9.44%

$136.1MM

11.58%

$219.7MM

Department of Agriculture

12.14%

$559.1MM

13.21%

$702.8MM

13.27%

$708.5MM

12.73%

$658.6MM

15.14%

$953.6MM

Department of Commerce

16.45%

$355.4MM

14.05%

$469.4MM

15.36%

$470.9MM

17.42%

$581.4MM

18.48%

$769.7MM

Department of Defense

5.75%

$15.5B

7.19%

$21.7

6.90%

$20.0B

7.79%

$17.8B

9.53%

$20.2B

Department of Education

5.15%

$74.1MM

4.60%

$68.4MM

5.53%

$102.8MM

4.39%

$114.9MM

5.48%

$141.9MM

Department of Energy

2.38%

$541.9MM

1.73%

$536.2MM

1.94%

$473.4MM

2.63%

$571.0MM

3.41%

$783.8MM

Department of Health and Human Services

6.85%

$929.6MM

7.00%

$1.3B

9.66%

$1.8B

10.02%

$1.9B

10.67%

$2.3B

Department of Homeland Security

13.38%

$1.5B

14.18%

$2.0B

11.50%

$1.7B

13.26%

$1.7B

14.72%

$2.0B

Department of Urban Development

$40.01%

$352.5MM

31.08%

$271.4MM

21.89%

$380.0MM

19.13%

$315.4MM

25.35%

$302.9MM

Department of the Interior

21.25%

$570.4MM

22.73%

$664.4MM

20.77%

$589.7MM

25.29%

$597.1MM

23.58%

$664.7MM

Department of Justice

4.60%

$311.3MM

5.82%

$446.6MM

6.79%

$440.9MM

7.60%

$494.1MM

9.41%

$659.6MM

Department of Labor

11.32%

$219.5MM

15.65%

$306.3

19.15%

$372.2MM

23.06%

$447.8MM

21.50%

$421.50MM

Department of State

16.3%

$345.4MM

15.1%

$453.4MM

16.7%

$656.1MM

20.6%

$663.9MM

23.19%

$892.4MM

Department of Transportation

19.3%

$286.6MM

13.4%

$257.9

19.5%

$349.1MM

19.3%

$313.2MM

22.76%

$354.5MM

Department of the Treasury

8.1%

$155.4MM

9.0%

$194.7MM

13.2%

$292.4MM

16.3%

$343.1MM

15.27%

$414.3MM

Department of Veterans Affairs

8.8%

$1.0B

8.3%

$1.2B

8.4%

$1.5B

7.9%

$1.4B

7.46%

$1.5B

EPA

14.9%

$216.2MM

13.6%

$273.8MM

14.8%

$315.1MM

14.8%

$230.2MM

15.20%

$236.6MM

GSA

13.4%

$654.1MM

10.7%

$792.6

19.0%

$669.3MM

17.5%

$612.8MM

21.36%

$797.0MM

NASA

6.9%

$879.1MM

8.1%

$1.2B

7.1%

$982.6MM

8.8%

$1.1B

8.70%

$1.3B

National Science Foundation

9.3%

$21.3MM

7.7%

$24.7MM

8.5%

$24.3MM

10.8%

$29.9MM

12.32%

$29.7MM

Nuclear Regulatory Commission

13.8%

$21.9MM

14.4%

$34.0MM

14.1%

$37.0MM

12.8%

$32.7MM

16.99%

$40.6MM

Office of Personnel Management

7.4%

$104.3MM

4.2%

$67.1MM

4.4%

$67.2MM

9.6%

$59.5MM

10.05%

$106.3MM

SBA

47.8%

$44.7MM

46.4%

$49.5MM

47.4%

$62.4MM

47.3%

$50.5MM

39.17%

$57.0MM

Social Security Administration

11.1%

$87.3MM

12.7%

$157.6MM

12.1%

$157.5MM

9.1%

$123.3MM

9.64%

$160.9MM

 

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