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Table 321. -  Scholarship and fellowship awards\1\ of institutions of higher education and degree-granting institutions, by control of institution: 1959-60 to 1995-96 [In thousands]
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            |  Total scholarship and fellowship  |  Scholarship and fellowship awards |  Scholarship and fellowship awards
            |               awards               |      from unrestricted funds       |        from restricted funds
   Year     |____________________________________|____________________________________|____________________________________
            |     All    |           |           |     All    |           |           |     All    |           |
            |institutions|  Public   |  Private  |institutions|  Public   |  Private  |institutions|  Public   |  Private
____________|____________|___________|___________|____________|___________|___________|____________|___________|___________
     1      |     2      |     3     |     4     |     5      |     6     |     7     |     8      |     9     |    10
____________|____________|___________|___________|____________|___________|___________|____________|___________|___________
            |                           Higher education institutions\2\
            |______________________________________________________________________________________________________________
1959-60 ....|   $172,051 |   $59,673 |  $112,377 |        --- |       --- |       --- |        --- |       --- |       ---
1961-62 ....|    228,765 |    78,255 |   150,510 |        --- |       --- |       --- |        --- |       --- |       ---
1963-64 ....|    300,370 |   107,767 |   192,603 |        --- |       --- |       --- |        --- |       --- |       ---
1965-66 ....|    425,524 |   153,256 |   272,269 |        --- |       --- |       --- |        --- |       --- |       ---
1966-67 ....|    583,390 |   248,077 |   335,311 |        --- |       --- |       --- |        --- |       --- |       ---
            |            |           |           |            |           |           |            |           |
1967-68 ....|    712,425 |   326,915 |   385,510 |        --- |       --- |       --- |        --- |       --- |       ---
1968-69 ....|    814,755 |   367,433 |   447,322 |        --- |       --- |       --- |        --- |       --- |       ---
1969-70 ....|    984,594 |   456,977 |   527,617 |        --- |       --- |       --- |        --- |       --- |       ---
1970-71 ....|  1,098,198 |   528,243 |   569,955 |        --- |       --- |       --- |        --- |       --- |       ---
1971-72 ....|  1,241,372 |   621,387 |   619,986 |        --- |       --- |       --- |        --- |       --- |       ---
            |            |           |           |            |           |           |            |           |
1972-73 ....|  1,322,411 |   656,054 |   666,357 |        --- |       --- |       --- |        --- |       --- |       ---
1973-74 ....|  1,396,488 |   705,691 |   690,797 |        --- |       --- |       --- |        --- |       --- |       ---
1974-75 ....|  1,449,542 |   718,780 |   730,762 |   $631,801 |  $267,191 |  $364,610 |   $817,741 |  $451,589 |  $366,152
1975-76 ....|  1,635,859 |   798,515 |   837,343 |    686,604 |   276,334 |   410,269 |    949,255 |   522,181 |   427,074
1976-77 ....|  1,770,215 |   859,011 |   911,204 |    748,763 |   291,073 |   457,690 |  1,021,451 |   567,938 |   453,514
            |            |           |           |            |           |           |            |           |
1977-78 ....|  1,839,298 |   840,666 |   998,632 |    818,101 |   305,563 |   512,537 |  1,021,197 |   535,102 |   486,095
1978-79 ....|  1,944,599 |   861,578 | 1,083,021 |    883,213 |   326,201 |   557,012 |  1,061,386 |   535,377 |   526,009
1979-80 ....|  2,200,468 |   970,363 | 1,230,106 |    904,876 |   324,224 |   580,652 |  1,295,592 |   646,138 |   649,454
1980-81 ....|  2,504,525 | 1,064,864 | 1,439,661 |  1,080,614 |   367,476 |   713,138 |  1,423,911 |   697,388 |   726,523
1981-82 ....|  2,684,945 | 1,088,717 | 1,596,228 |  1,236,081 |   374,632 |   861,449 |  1,448,864 |   714,085 |   734,779
            |            |           |           |            |           |           |            |           |
1982-83 ....|  2,922,897 | 1,188,383 | 1,734,514 |  1,478,762 |   460,291 | 1,018,470 |  1,444,136 |   728,092 |   716,044
1983-84 ....|  3,301,673 | 1,276,644 | 2,025,028 |  1,738,188 |   518,626 | 1,219,562 |  1,563,485 |   758,018 |   805,466
1984-85 ....|  3,670,355 | 1,374,803 | 2,295,551 |  1,961,597 |   569,058 | 1,392,539 |  1,708,758 |   805,745 |   903,012
1985-86 ....|  4,160,174 | 1,575,909 | 2,584,266 |  2,285,116 |   696,973 | 1,588,143 |  1,875,059 |   878,935 |   996,123
1986-87 ....|  4,776,100 | 1,751,671 | 3,024,430 |  2,644,615 |   750,931 | 1,893,684 |  2,131,486 | 1,000,740 | 1,130,746
            |            |           |           |            |           |           |            |           |
1987-88 ....|  5,325,358 | 1,941,389 | 3,383,968 |  2,941,143 |   830,195 | 2,110,948 |  2,384,215 | 1,111,194 | 1,273,021
1988-89 ....|  5,918,666 | 2,150,350 | 3,768,316 |  3,282,698 |   944,001 | 2,338,697 |  2,635,969 | 1,206,349 | 1,429,619
1989-90  ...|  6,655,544 | 2,386,493 | 4,269,051 |  3,853,904 | 1,099,425 | 2,754,479 |  2,801,640 | 1,287,068 | 1,514,572
1990-91 ....|  7,551,184 | 2,688,532 | 4,862,651 |  4,445,106 | 1,270,158 | 3,174,947 |  3,106,078 | 1,418,374 | 1,687,704
1991-92 ....|  9,060,000 | 3,255,660 | 5,804,340 |  5,205,797 | 1,523,721 | 3,682,076 |  3,854,203 | 1,731,939 | 2,122,264
            |            |           |           |            |           |           |            |           |
1992-93 ....| 10,148,373 | 3,727,838 | 6,420,536 |  5,949,037 | 1,745,339 | 4,203,697 |  4,199,337 | 1,982,498 | 2,216,838
1993-94 ....| 11,238,010 | 4,222,923 | 7,015,087 |  6,644,717 | 1,934,617 | 4,710,100 |  4,593,293 | 2,288,306 | 2,304,987
1994-95 ....| 12,285,328 | 4,662,023 | 7,623,304 |  7,329,384 | 2,149,036 | 5,180,348 |  4,955,944 | 2,512,988 | 2,442,957
1995-96\3\..| 13,138,965 | 5,085,519 | 8,053,446 |  8,206,014 | 2,456,142 | 5,749,873 |  4,932,951 | 2,629,377 | 2,303,573
            |============|===========|===========|============|===========|===========|============|===========|===========
            |                                Degree-granting institutions\4\
            |______________________________________________________________________________________________________________
1995-96\3\..| 13,195,102 | 5,084,653 | 8,110,450 |  8,213,049 | 2,457,139 | 5,755,910 |  4,982,054 | 2,627,514 | 2,354,540
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\1\Includes Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grants and State Student Incentive Grants, but excludes Pell Grants.
\2\Includes institutions with programs accreditable towards an associate or higher level degree.
\3\Preliminary data.
\4\4-year and 2-year degree-granting institutions that were eligible to participate in Title IV federal financial aid programs.
---Data not collected.

NOTE.--Because of rounding, details may not add to totals.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Higher Education General Information Survey (HEGIS), "Financial Statistics of Institutions of Higher Education" surveys; and Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), "Finance" surveys. (This table was prepared October 1998.)


1998 Tables and Figures All Years of Tables and Figures Most Recent Full Issue of the Digest