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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 - FY 2001 to present

Mechanism Table Fiscal Year 2001

February 2002 (historical)

* Mechanism is a term used to report how we distribute money among all the Institute's activities.

Fiscal Year 2001 Actual Obligations

(Dollars in thousands)
Budget Mechanism* No. of Awards Amount
Research Grants
Research Project Grants (RPG):

Noncompeting
639
$171,908
Administrative Supplements
(35)
2,349
Competing
281
77,244
Subtotal
920
251,501
Small Business Innovation/Technology
44
9,063
Subtotal, RPGs
964
260,564
Research Centers
37
35,684
Other Research:
Career Programs
108
12,226
Cooperative Clinical Research
0
Minority Biomedical Research Support
3
1,189
Other
28
2,559
Subtotal
139
15,974
Total, Research Grants
1,140
312,222


Research Training

FTTP
Individual National Research Service Awards
59
2,263
Institutional National Research Service Awards
212
8,478
Subtotal
271
10,741
Research & Development Contracts
29
18,601
Intramural Research
40,327
Research Management and Support

14,414
Total, NIAMS
396,305
Success Rates
28.6%
  (Success Rate = number of competing research project grants paid out of those received)