Find NIAID’s fiscal year (FY) 2021 paylines and financial information, how opportunity planning ties in with the FY budget cycle, and how paylines and budget information changes throughout the year.
Updated October 15, 2020. We set interim NIAID Paylines for R03, R15, R21, and small business (R41, R42, R43, and R44).
Paylines are the funding cutoff points for grant applications.
NIAID sets funding levels for grants, renewal cap, and selective pay and bridge pools.
Compare our most recent data for NIH and NIAID operating budgets.
Congress sets the salary cap for grantees and contractors and stipend levels for trainees and fellows. Learn how awardees may spend fellowship and training funds.
Learn About the Budget and Funding Decision Process
Learn more about the flow of budget events through the fiscal year.
We update the pages above as soon as we get new information. Learn more about when to expect updates.
Learn how your overall impact score for your R01 application is converted into a percentile, how NIH calculates percentiles, and why it uses them.
Learn how NIAID decides and what you should do at this stage.
See older paylines from previous fiscal years.