|R&D expenditures financed by domestic or foreign nonprofit foundations and organizations. Funds received from a for-profit company's nonprofit foundation would also be included here.
This variable was added to the survey in 2010. In previous years the totals for nonprofit organizations were included with All Other Sources and not requested separately. For trend analyses involving years prior to 2010, please use the analysis variable Other Higher Education R&D Expenditures for S&E, noting that this variable includes nonprofit organizations as well as other sources.