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I am pleased to release the 1996 Contract and Grant Awards Report, which lists contract and grant (C&G) awards received by the University of New Mexico during fiscal year 1996 (i.e. July 1, 1995 - June 30, 1996), FY96. These awards represent new funds that were acquired during FY96 by the main campus and branch campuses, and the Health Sciences Center (HSC). The HSC includes the School of Medicine, College of Nursing and College of Pharmacy. The C&G awards received for FY96 total $164.3M, of which $113.7M is attributed to the main campus and branch campuses and $50.7M to the Health Sciences. A summary table includes some statistics of interest in Tables 1a through 1d. Sponsored awards assist in providing resources that are necessary to improve the quality of research and teaching on our campus as well as enhance the opportunities for our students to be trained in state-of-the-art laboratories in a variety of disciplines. During FY96, $6.3M was paid to 503 graduate students for research assistantships.


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