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Extramural vs Intramural and RMS Funding

The following is a comparison broken out by mechanism and total between Extramural dollars spent vs Intramural Research Program (IRP) and Research Management and Support (RMS).

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Includes FY 2019 Cures-Moonshot funding. 
Excludes FY 2017 and FY 2018 Cures-Moonshot carryover obligations.

FY 2015-2019 Total NCI Funding
(Dollars in Millions)
2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2015-2019 % Change
$4,952.6 $5,206.2 $5,636.4 $5,927.7 $5,992.3 21.0%

 

FY 2015-2019 Extramural Funding
(Dollars in Millions)
Mechanism 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2015-2019 % Change
Research Project Grants $2,092.6 $2,146.1 $2,278.4 $2,450.6 $2,541.7 21.5%
Cancer Centers 288.7 335.0 313.0 331.4 337.1 16.8%
SPOREs 102.7 108.2 111.4 115.8 110.7 7.8%
Other P50s/P20s 5.8 2.8 1.3 0.0 7.4 28.0%
Other Specialized Centers 112.3 99.3 135.6 178.3 200.8 78.8%
Other Research Grants 410.1 399.1 481.9 537.9 506.8 23.6%
NRSA 69.8 73.0 77.6 82.4 87.0 24.6%
R&D Contract 597.0 732.3 880.4 825.4 768.1 28.7%
Buildings & Facilities 8.0 16.0 30.0 18.0 18.0 125.0%
Total Extramural Funds $3,687.0 $3,911.9 $4,309.7 $4,539.8 $4,577.5 24.2%

 

FY 2015-2019 Intramural and RMS Funding
(Dollars in Millions)
Mechanism 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2015-2019 % Change
Intramural Research $843.2 $894.5 $899.7 $945.5 $964.9 14.4%
RMS 422.5 399.8 427.0 442.4 449.9 6.5%
Total IRP & RMS Funds $1,265.6 $1,294.3 $1,326.7 $1,387.9 $1,414.8 11.8%
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