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In 2017, Georgia-based federal agencies and laboratories received a federal R&D investment of $1.2 billion. They leveraged that investment via their technology transfer efforts to address societal needs, promote economic development and growth, and enhance U.S. competitiveness. From defense to life sciences to energy to agriculture, Georgia-based federal agencies and labs are meeting the technology transfer mission envisioned by Congress.

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To learn more about, and connect with, Georgia‚Äôs FLC member laboratories, visit FLC Business. The web-based, searchable database displays laboratory profiles with information such as contacts, areas of expertise, laboratory history, website links, and more.

Federal Obligations for R&D in Georgia, 2017 ($ thousands)
All agencies 1,284,743
Department of Agriculture 76,636
Department of Commerce 3,522
Department of Defense 357,346
Department of Energy 25,425
Department of Health and Human Services 649,630
Department of Homeland Security 8,756
Department of the Interior 3,495
Department of Transportation 12,278
Environmental Protection Agency 7,661
National Aeronautics and Space Administration 21,737
National Science Foundation 118,260

Source: NSF Science and Engineering Profiles