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Biological Sciences (BIO) Funding Rates

The most recent funding rates data for Biological Sciences (BIO) appears below.

Sometimes referred to as "success rate", the proposal funding rate for a given period is calculated by dividing the number of new, competitively reviewed awards made in a fiscal year by the number of competitive awards and declines made in that fiscal year. The category of actions associated with "competitively reviewed proposals" excludes actions on preliminary proposals, contracts, IPA agreements, supplements, continuing grant increments, Graduate Research Fellowships, and similar categories. A proposal is included in a given year based on whether final decision was taken that year and not whether the proposal was received in that year.

Overall FY 2018 BIO funding rate: 24%
Division Funding Rate Actions Awards
DBI 32% 548 174
DEB 28% 1145 318
EF 4% 165 7
IOS 24% 1169 283
MCB 18% 1180 212