President Biden’s Full FY23 Budget Request

On March 28, the White House released President Biden’s full budget request for fiscal year (FY) 2023, which includes $829.2 billion in non-defense discretionary funding and $813.3 billion in defense funding. For the Department of Education, the Biden Administration proposes $88.3 billion, which is an increase of $11.9 million or 15.5 percent above the FY22 enacted funding level of $76.4 billion. The budget requests an increase of $2,175 in the maximum Pell Grant award, thus raising the maximum annual Pell award to $8,670. The FY23 budget proposal also requests increases for the toplines for the Department of Energy’s Office of Science, the National Institutes of Health, the National Science Foundation, and other federal agencies.

President Biden’s FY2023 Budget Request: CGS Programs of Interest

Departmental Budget Justifications of Interest:

CGS Appropriations Advocacy for FY23

FY23 Funding for CGS Programs of Interest

Energy Sciences Coalition Statement Regarding FY23 Funding for Department of Energy Office of Science

On June 14, the Energy Sciences Coalition sent a letter to Congress requesting $8.8 billion to support growth in core research and maintain US competitiveness at the Department of Energy Office of Science.

 

CGS Sends Letter to Appropriations Leadership Regarding Importance of Higher Education Funding in FY23

On June 10, CGS sent a letter to House and Senate Appropriations Committees addressing the importance of federal funding for higher education programs at the Department of Education for Fiscal Year 2023.

 

CGS Sends Letter to Appropriations Leadership Regarding Importance of Federal Research Funding

On June 1, CGS sent a letter to the House and Senate Appropriations Committees addressing the importance of federal research funding at the Department of Energy’s Office of Science, the National Institutes of Health, and the National Science Foundation for Fiscal Year 2023.

 

Coalition for International Education Letter Regarding FY23 Funding for Title VI and Fulbright-Hays

On May 25, CGS and 33 other organizations sent letter to the House and Senate regarding FY23 funding for international education and foreign language studies programs at the Department of Education.

 

Ad Hoc Group for Medical Research Statement

On May 18, CGS and 370 other organizations sent a letter to Congress regarding FY23 funding for the National Institutes of Health.

 

Title VI-Fulbright Hays Senate Dear Colleague Letter

On May 18, Senators Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), Todd Young (R-IN), and Brian Schatz (D-HI) released a dear colleague letter in support of Fiscal Year 2023 funding for International Education and Foreign Language Studies programs at the Department of Education.

 

Letter to Appropriations Leaders Regarding Support for Research Programs

On May 11, 104 organizations, including CGS, signed on to a letter urging the highest possible allocation to robustly fund the basic and applied research and education programs in the portfolio of the Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Subcommittees.

 

Department of Energy Office of Science Senate Dear Colleague Letter

On May 4, 32 co-signers in the Senate released a dear colleague letter in support of Fiscal 2023 funding for the Department of Energy’s Office of Science.

 

Department of Energy Office of Science House Dear Colleague Letter

On April 29, 123 co-signers released a dear colleague letter in support of Fiscal Year 2023 funding for the Department of Energy’s Office of Science.

 

Title VI-Fulbright Hays House Dear Colleague Letter

On April 27, Representatives David Price (D-NC) and Young Kim (R-CA) released a dear colleague letter in support of Fiscal Year 2023 funding for International Education and Foreign Language Studies programs at the Department of Education.

 

National Science Foundation House Dear Colleague Letter

On April 19, Representatives C.K. Butterfield (D-NC) and David McKinley (R-WV) released a dear colleague letter in support of Fiscal Year 2023 funding for the National Science Foundation (NSF).

 

Coalition for National Science Funding Statement

On April 7, the CGS and over 140 other organizations sent a letter to members of the House of Representatives and the Senate regarding funding for the National Science Foundation. Within the letter, the coalition urges funding for the National Science Foundation of at least $11 billion.

 

Energy Sciences Coalition Request FY23 Funding for Department of Energy’s Office of Science

The Energy Sciences Coalition urges Congress to appropriate $8.8 billion in FY 2023 for DOE Office of Science, an increase of 18 percent above FY 2022 and consistent with the bipartisan House and Senate DOE Science for the Future Act.

 

Information for Fiscal Year 2022