NIAID Funding News


NIAID Funding News provides funding, policy, and other information to NIAID's extramural research community and Institute staff. You can subscribe directly by entering your email address at Email Updates and then selecting your subscription topics. Visit Stay Informed About Policy Changes and News for more opportunities to connect with us.

Reference NIH’s Biomedical Research and Development Price Index

In general terms, the Biomedical Research and Development Price Index indicates how much money is needed to purchase the same amount of biomedical research as the year before.
NIH Director Francis S. Collins and NCATS Director Christopher P. Austin talk with U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski

Opportunities and Resources

NIAID will support milestone-driven preclinical research that will advance candidate vaccine development and production for select enteric pathogens or multivalent forms.  
Apply if your research could build foundational knowledge to improve strategies to predict, prevent, or ameliorate toxicities that arise as a consequence of immunotherapeutic regimens.

In The News

Awardee institutions must notify NIH after acting to remove or discipline key personnel due to concerns about harassment, bullying, retaliation, or hostile working conditions.
Submit feedback to help NIH’s Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare gather input on flexibilities available to Institutional Animal Care and Use Committees conducting semiannual reviews.
Learn about current requirements outlined by statutory provisions to restrict certain uses of funds from NIH grant, cooperative agreement, and contract awards for fiscal year 2022.  

Advice Corner

If your study qualifies as a clinical trial, you need to apply to an appropriate funding opportunity announcement and complete the PHS Human Subjects and Clinical Trials Information section.

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