NIH Fiscal Policy for FY2015

Need budget guidance for NIH awards? Here’s the latest:

  • Funding levels for noncompeting renewals, which have been at about 90% of award, will likely be restored. Those that have yet to be awarded may be awarded in a range between full commitment level to 3% below. See your specific IC for more information.
  • NRSA stipends will increase by about 2%.
  • New investigators should still retain their ‘bonus’.
  • Salaries are capped at $183,300.

Responses to more legislative mandates will be released in January 2015.

See the full notice here.