Georgia State faculty earned $142 million in external research funding in fiscal year 2021, the seventh consecutive year that funding has exceeded $100 million.
Georgia State is among the nation’s top 146 public and private universities in the Carnegie Foundation’s elite category of Highest Research Activity.
The National Science Foundation ranks Georgia State 80th out of 415 public universities in the U.S. for research expenditures.
Georgia State’s Research Innovation and Scholarly Excellence challenge, or Project RISE, leverages the unique strengths of our research community to address complex problems through interdisciplinary collaboration.
Georgia State faculty received $142 million in research funding in fiscal year 2021, the third highest total in university history. A record 37 faculty members were awarded $1 million or more.
– Susan Shows, President, Georgia Research Alliance