Table 5.

FY 1994 Success Rates for NIH Competing Research Projects for Higher Education Institutions by Department

DepartmentNumber of
Awards
Success Rate
(%)
Total for higher education525225.7
Medical schools340025.7
Medicine74924.0
Psychiatry25526.8
Pediatrics14821.2
Biochemistry24130.3
Pathology21124.4
Physiology22328.1
Microbiology21926.0
Pharmacology22128.3
Anatomy19229.4
Surgery13520.7
Other80626.2
Other than medical schools185225.6