“What is a normal budget request for an investigator-initiated R01 award?”

Funding News Edition: March 02, 2022
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In fiscal year 2021, the average NIAID R01 award received $374,391 in annual direct costs.

Remember, above all, your budget request must reflect the actual needs of your proposed project. You’ll also need to follow our Big Grants procedures before requesting $500,000 or more in direct costs in any one year of your proposed project period.

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