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

 

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

 

House of Representatives Appropriations Committee Website

Senate Appropriations Committee Website