Benefacta 2004: Ball State University in the Community
Funding Charts
For the second successive year, Ball State University researchers and project directors have garnered grant awards totaling more than $20 million. This success represents a benchmark of our present potential and is indicative of our ability to compete successfully for sponsored programs large and small.

Many of these projects are characterized by collaborations with partners in education, business, national or regional institutions, and not-for-profit organizations. These graphs show recent levels of total funding, the sources of sponsorship, and the types of activities supported.

External dollars received (in millions)

Funding sources

Type of funded activity