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12-05-2012, 09:30 PM
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Sadekuuro
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Originally Posted by Fugu View Post
Last year, U of Michigan ranked as the second highest recipient in research funding ($1.24 billion-ish), just behind Johns Hopkins-- out of all US universities.
Interesting... but not true. My own institution claims:

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UW is also the largest recipient of federal research funding among public universities and second among all public and private universities in the country, a position that the university has held each year since 1974.
That's from Wikipedia (referring to the University of Washington, Seattle). Appears to be true. UW brought in $1.513 billion in 2011.

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