NIAID awards its appropriated funds through a variety of biomedical research support mechanisms. The extramural research community receives support through research project grants (RPGs), research centers, training, and research and development (R&D) contracts. Intramural research and scientific management account for the remaining budget appropriation.
Excludes Recovery Act funds (FYs 2009 and 2010)
Reflects actual obligations
1SBIR/STTR programs are congressionally mandated
2Includes Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria
3NIAID totals for FY 2010 in the Budget Mechanism table differs from the totals listed in the Appropriations History table due to enacted reappropriations, supplements, and rescissions.
4The FY 2011 total represents the actual amount NIAID awarded following a transfer of $3.7 million to the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences and $4.1 million to the National Center for Biotechnology Information.
Last Updated June 11, 2012
Last Reviewed June 11, 2012