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In 2017, Vermont-based federal agencies and laboratories received a federal R&D investment of $80 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, Vermont-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, Vermont’s 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 Vermont, 2017 ($ thousands)
All agencies 80,709
Department of Agriculture 14,209
Department of Commerce 299
Department of Defense 3,409
Department of Energy 1,504
Department of Health and Human Services 44,788
Department of Homeland Security 2
Department of the Interior 1,749
Department of Transportation 1,593
Environmental Protection Agency 646
National Aeronautics and Space Administration 474
National Science Foundation 12,036

Source: NSF Science and Engineering Profiles