Table 6.

Success Rates for NIH Competing Research Project by Institute FY 1994

InstituteSuccess Rate
(%)
NEI39.5
NIDR36.7
NIGMS33.4
NIDA32.9
NIDCD31.8
NIAAA29.3
NHGRI27.8
FIC26.7
NINDS26.0
NIEHS25.6
NIDDK25.3
NIA24.6
NIAID24.4
NHLBI23.4
NCI22.3
NIMH20.7
NICHD20.5
NIAMS19.6
NCRR18.2
NINR12.3
  • NIDR indicates National Institute on Dental Research; NIDA, National Institute on Drug Abuse; NIDCD, National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders; NIAAA, National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism; NHGRI, National Human Genome Research Institute; FIC, Fogerty International Center; NINDS, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke; NIEHS, National Institute on Environmental Health Sciences; NIA, National Institute on Aging; NIAID, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; NHLBI, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute; NCI, National Cancer Institute; NIMH, National Institute of Mental Health; NIAMS, National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases; NCRR, National Center for Research Resources.