Research and Funding
Inside NIA: A Blog for Researchers

Was fiscal year 2013 our unlucky number?

Posted by Silvia on Oct 31, 2013 - 11:07 am
"The argument is that investigator salaries are the major cost driver in NIH grants. Only by changing the expectation of compensated salary can we manage a reasonable success rate as budgets fall. " If this comes to pass, the research careers of individuals who are dependent soft-money for salary support will be over. Surely this is not a viable option!