NIH awards by the numbers: 2017 | March 12, 2018 Issue - Vol. 96 Issue 11 | Chemical & Engineering News
Volume 96 Issue 11 | p. 21 | News of The Week
Issue Date: March 12, 2018

NIH awards by the numbers: 2017

Department: Government & Policy
Keywords: Research funding, NIH, grants
 
 
     
     

    19.3%

    Success rate for NIH individual investigator grants (R01 or equivalent) in 2017, down slightly from 20.0% in 2016

     
     

    $482,395

    Average award size for R01 or equivalent grants in 2017, up 5.3% from 2016

     
     
     
     

    31,221

    Number of applications for R01 or equivalent grants in 2017, up 3.7% from 2016

     
     
     

    $12 billion

    Total amount of NIH funding that went to R01 or equivalent grants in 2017

     
     

 

$18 billion

Total amount of NIH funds that went to all research project grants in 2017

 

Source: Open Mike blog by Michael Lauer, NIH’s dehputy director for extramural research.

 
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Comments
Dan (Thu Mar 15 00:36:44 EDT 2018)
Thought the budget was 30 billion and 80% of this was to be used..

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