The NIA updated its 2014 funding policy on March 20. In a new blog post, Robin Barr, director of the NIA Division of Extramural Activities, describes the funding policy, paylines, success rates, and how this year's funding compares to previous years. "When the dust cleared on our budget this year," he writes, "the NIA was blessed with a 12.5%, $130 million increase over fiscal year 2013’s sequester-dictated funding."
Read the full blog post: It is the best of times. It is the worst of times. It is modern times at NIA. 
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