Beginning with fiscal year 2009, awards made under Reimbursable agreements, appropriations to NIH for Superfund-related activities, Gift Funds, and Breast Cancer Research Stamp Funds are not included.
First time awards include only those awards where the Contact Principal Investigator is a first time investigator.
FY 2009 and 2010 exclude awards made under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) and all ARRA solicited applications and awards.
R01-equivalent awards include R01, R23, R29, R37 and RF1 activity codes and, beginning in fiscal year 2008, DP2 awards to first-time NIH investigators. Not all of these activities may be in use by NIH every year.
Source: NIH IMPAC, Success Rate File.