Research Grant Funding, NIH - Application, Award and Tracking

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NIH Research Grant Funding Opportunities
Requests for Applications (RFAs)  Program Announcements (PAs)  and Parent Announcements (unsolicited applications) for research grant funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

Recently Awarded NIH Grants
Notice of NIH research grant awards issued within the last 90 days. 

NIH RePORTER (Research Portfolio Online Reporting Tools Expenditures and Results). A portal with a lot of data on NIH research grant funding. Use this link to find out who has been awarded NIH grants, amount of awards, Summary (Abstracts) of awarded grants and more details. This tool was previously called CRISP.


 NIH eRA Commons. 
Use this link to sign in to your NIH grant application tracking portal.  eRA stands for Electronic Research Administration. Any one who intends to submit a research grant to the NIH for funding, and all those who are funded by NIH must have an account here.

Due Dates & Submission Policies for NIH Grant Applications
Standard due dates, submission policies and other related information for competing NIH grant submission.and non-competing grant progress reports.

NIH Grant Success Rates:
NIH grant success rate in different formats may be obtained using this link.

NIH grant Paylines: NINDS, NIAID, NHLBI, NIBIB, NIAMS, NCI, These links direct you to current funding policy and paylines for each of the NIH institutes.

Sample R01 Applications and Summary Statements
Four investigators who wrote exceptional R01 applications in the shorter format—with a 12-page Research Strategy—have graciously agreed to let NIAID post them online. These examples might be of great help to new investigators who are planning to submit NIH research grant applications.

Writedit: NIH Payline Discussion: An excellent resource for NIH grant applications. Questions on NIH grant award process are answered promptly by experts and peers.

CSR Study Section Rosters: All recently scheduled CSR(Center for Scientific Review) regular study section meeting dates and member lists are published here.
Use this portal to submit your grant applications to all Federal agencies including the National Institutes of Health. is your source to FIND and APPLY for federal grants.

Database of biomedical journals.

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