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In 2017, Indiana-based federal agencies and laboratories received a federal R&D investment of $689 million. 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, Indiana-based federal agencies and labs are meeting the technology transfer mission envisioned by Congress.

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Federal Obligations for R&D in Indiana, 2017 ($ thousands)
All agencies 689,832
Department of Agriculture 24,390
Department of Commerce 2,031
Department of Defense 171,671
Department of Energy 30,164
Department of Health and Human Services 250,579
Department of Homeland Security 1,588
Department of the Interior 3,029
Department of Transportation 8,873
Environmental Protection Agency 2,162
National Aeronautics and Space Administration 62,813
National Science Foundation 132,531

Source: NSF Science and Engineering Profiles