FY 18 19 Success Rates


Program Type: AHA Institutional Research Enhancement Award (AIREA)

Applications Received: 84

Number Funded: 31

Success Rate: 37%

Program Type: Career Development Award

Applications Received: 372

Number Funded: 135

Success Rate: 36%

Program Type: Collaborative Sciences Award

Applications Received: 89

Number Funded: 17

Success Rate: 19%

Program Type: Established Investigator Award

Applications Received: 40

Number Funded: 9

Success Rate: 23%

Program Type: Innovative Project Award

Applications Received: 182

Number Funded: 59

Success Rate: 32%

Program Type: Merit Award

Applications Received: 24

Number Funded: 2

Success Rate: 8%

Program Type: Postdoctoral Fellowship

Applications Received: 594

Number Funded: 255

Success Rate: 43%

Program Type: Predoctoral Fellowship

Applications Received: 454

Number Funded: 168

Success Rate: 37%

Program Type: Strategically Focused Research Network

Applications Received: 80

Number Funded: 16

Success Rate: 20%

Program Type: Transformational Project Award

Applications Received: 450

Number Funded: 125

Success Rate: 28%

Program Type: Undergraduate Fellowship

Applications Received: 7

Number Funded: 3

Success Rate: 43%

* Only includes applications that made it to the full application stage. Declinations can cause this report to vary.

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