The ASM Office of Public Affairs has developed this page to keep ASM members up to date on the appropriations process for Fiscal Year 2016.
December 18, 2015 - Statement of the ASM on the FY 2016 Congressional Funding Increases for Research
Congress passed a $1.1 trillion spending package on December 18 that funds federal agencies for fiscal year 2016. The omnibus appropriations bill (HR 2029) provides $32 billion for the National Institutes of Health (NIH), a $2 billion increase and nearly 7 percent over FY 2015.
March 19, 2016 - ASM Appropriation Statements for FY 2016
The ASM has submitted appropriation recommendations for federal agencies that support biomedical and public health research.
- National Institutes of Health
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- U.S. Department of Agriculture
- Food and Drug Administration
- National Science Foundation
- Department of Energy
- Department of Defense
February 2, 2015 - President’s FY 2016 Budget Released
The ASM Office of Public Affairs has summarized the President's FY 2016 budget request for the agencies that fund research and public health programs.