NEI/NIH Funding

NEI/NIH Funding

Welcome to NAEVR's NIH/NEI Advocacy Center, where you can access our position on Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 federal funding for the National Eye Institute (NEI), view recent Legislative Updates, learn more about NEI's accomplishments and priorities, read past NAEVR Congressional testimony, view summaries of past AEVR-sponsored Congressional Briefings on Capitol Hill (featuring NEI-sponsored research) and read about the NAEVR advocacy and AEVR educational activities in the Contributor Reports.


Read NAEVR's updates on National Institutes of Health and National Eye Institute Funding

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Congressional Testimony

10/02/2019 - FY2020 FY2020 NAEVR Written Testimony in Support of Increased Funding for the National Institutes of Health and the National Eye Institute Before the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, H… Read More

Request: FY2020 National Institutes of Health (NIH) Funding of at Least $41.6 Billion and National Eye Institute (NEI) Funding of $850 Million:

09/01/2019 - Open PDF

Funding Vision Research is Vital

08/23/2019 - Open PDF


08/23/2019 - Open PDF

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