Table 9

AFRI 2015 Annual Review

Table 9. Number and Length of Time of Undergraduate, Graduate and Postdoctoral Jobs Provided by AFRI FY 2015 Awards

Program

Supported

Graduate
Students

Postdoctoral
Students

Undergraduate
Students

Subtotal

Foundational Programs

Plant Health and Production and Plant Products

Number
Months

42
475

80
1,281

34
913

156
2,669

Animal Health and Production and Animal Products

Number
Months

11
151

33
711

31
750

75
1,612

Food Safety, Nutrition, and Health

Number
Months

9
144

45
1,027

6
161

60
1,332

Bioenergy, Natural Resources, and Environment

Number
Months

31
162

28
721

39
184

98
1,067

Agriculture Systems and Technology

Number
Months

8
120

39
706

9
179

56
1,005

Agriculture Economics and Rural Communities

Number
Months

18
135

37
707

4
37

59
879

Exploratory Research Program

Number
Months

7
16

7
58

9
66

23
140

Critical Agricultural Research and Extension

Number
Months

7
104

11
171

1
20

19
295

Challenge Area Programs

Sustainable Bioenergy

Number
Months

4
24

32
127

9
150

45
301

Climate Change

Number
Months

130
803

321
3,000

105
1,123

556
4,926

Food Safety

Number
Months

39
506

98
881

92
599

229
1,986

Global Food Security

Number
Months

156
719

117
1,856

38
687

311
3,262

Childhood Obesity Prevention

Number
Months

99
542

41
966

10
73

150
1,581

Water for Agriculture

Number
Months

6
34

12
119

4
48

22
201

Fellowships

Education and Literacy Initiative Number
Months
0
0
25
562
26
592
51
1,154

Total

Number
Months

567
3,935

926
12,893

417
5,582

1,154
22,410