The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has requested $900.0 million for FY 2015, an increase of $50.0 million or 5.9 percent above its current budget of $850.0 million. NIST is part of the Department of Commerce which has requested a total increase of 6.9 percent for FY 2015.
The Department of Commerce is in the process of releasing its FY 2015 budget documents. The full budget was released yesterday afternoon. The budget summary will not be released until next week.