The National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) receive numerous awards for being one of the best places to work in the federal government! NIAID’s world-renown scientists and cutting-edge research fosters a dynamic and diverse atmosphere in which employees thrive.

Top 20 Government Employers - NIH took the number 1 spot on the Equal Opportunity Publication's "Top 20 Government Employers Equal Opportunity 2018 Readers' Choice" award. Readers were asked to name the employers that they believe would provide a positive working environment for members of underrepresented groups and places that they would most like to work.

2019 Best Places to Work – 2019 Best Places to Work – NIH was again ranked as one of the best places to work, according to its employees, in Glassdoor’s 2019 Employee’s Choice survey. NIAID is one of the largest Institutes at NIH.

Best Places to Work in the Federal Government - The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) ranked #2 and NIH, an agency of DHHS, ranked 61 out of 415 agency subcomponents in the Partnership for Public Service’s annual assessment of the best places to work in the federal government.

U.S. Veterans Magazine 2018 Best of the Best - NIAID was the only NIH Institute to make the list, for the second year in a row! NIAID, NIH, and DHHS were ranked among the Top Government & Law Enforcement Agencies, according to the U.S. Veterans annual review of the nation's employers, initiatives, government agencies and educational institutions.

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