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Mission impact

NSRI At A Glance

Pushing the institute over the $250 million milestone in fall 2023 was its second highest-performing federal fiscal year on record — $45 million in awards secured. During the 2023 academic fiscal year, NSRI returned $3 for every $1 the University of Nebraska System invested in the institute.
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$255 Million

Total awards
since 2012

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Total contracts and grants
since 2012

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NU principal investigators leading projects through NSRI since 2012

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Current, active projects
contracted through NSRI

Celebrating a decade

Leveraging Four Campuses

With access to 5,000 faculty members and 51,000 students, NSRI leverages capabilities, capacity, technology and facilities from each of the University of Nebraska System's four campuses. Click below to see highlights of how each campus contributes.

2022 Biennial Report

Deterrence & Defense Research: A Decade of Impact to Fortify the Future
10-year anniversary edition

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