Our Value

The Foundation for the NIH accelerates biomedical discoveries that improve people’s lives.

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We Support the NIH Mission
The FNIH is uniquely positioned to bolster NIH biomedical research needs and donor interests. 88 cents of every dollar directly supports programs.
$1B+
The FNIH has raised more than $1 billion in support of the mission of the NIH.
Why Our Work Matters
Advancing Biomedical Innovation
Developing Research Alliances
Creating Impact
Why Our Work Matters
From ideation to implementation, we make scientific advancement possible.
See how we set the standard for biomedical achievement.
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Advancing Biomedical Innovation
The FNIH achieves groundbreaking results by aligning public and private organizations around a common cause.
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Developing Research Alliances
Our alliances with public and private partners implement new research models that lower costs and accelerate biomedical research globally.
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Creating Impact
Our alliances and programs go beyond scientific discovery to bridge research protocols and make new treatments and diagnostic tools available.
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Through innovative research partnerships, the NIH and FNIH are able to fuel the biomedical discoveries needed for better diagnosis, prevention, treatment and cures of disease.
Francis Collins, M.D.
NIH Director
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