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Additional information on budget policy and grants funding policies may be found at NIAMS Grant Funding Decisions

History of Actual Obligations - FY 1987 to present

History of Competing Research Project Grants

Mechanism Table Fiscal Year 2015

September 9, 2016

Fiscal Year 2015 Actual Obligations*

Budget Mechanism No. of Awards
Amount
Research Grants    
Research Project Grants (RPG):

   
Noncompeting
666
$233,629,535
Administrative Supplements
(28)
2,443,511
Competing
279
92,928,202
Subtotal
945
329,001,248
Small Business Innovation/Technology
43
14,280,119
Subtotal, RPGs
988
343,281,367
Research Centers
42
43,119,805
Other Research:
 
 
Career Programs
144
18,118,031
Cooperative Clinical Research
0
0
Minority Biomedical Research Support
0
195,000
Other
25
2,919,241
Subtotal
169
21,232,272
Total, Research Grants

1,199

407,633,444

Research Training
FTTP
 
Individual National Research Service Awards
64
3,006,018
Institutional National Research Service Awards
222
11,726,190
Subtotal
286
14,732,208
Research & Development Contracts
45
16,163,219
 
FTEs
 
Intramural Research
134
54,167,783
Research Management and Support

103
28,783,585

Total, NIAMS
 
521,480,240
RPG Success Rate*
 
16.7%

*Success rate indicates the percentage of reviewed RPG applications that receive funding.