Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2017
On May 5, President Trump signed the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2017, which provides a total of $5.77B for NOAA. This includes $3.5B for NOAA Operations, Research and Facilities (ORF) and $2.26B in Procurement, Acquisition and Construction (PAC). See our budget page for OAR details.
White House Releases Budget Blueprint
On March 16, the White House released the President's Budget Blueprint, also known as the "Skinny Budget," which outlines broadly the administration's priorities. A full President's budget will be released at a later date.
NOAA Research's Sandy Supplemental Program Overview
Sandy struck the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast coasts with powerful winds, rain, and storm surges that caused unprecedented damages in some of the nation’s most populous areas. The communities hit by Sandy will be rebuilding and recovering for years to come. This document provides more details on OAR's $74.7 million investment across four areas, approximately half of which will support extramural investigators.