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Overview of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Recovery Act)
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Recovery Act) (H.R. 1, S. 1 - PDF-1MB) was signed into law by President Obama on February 17th, 2009. It is an unprecedented effort to jumpstart our economy, create or save millions of jobs and put a down payment on addressing long-neglected challenges so our country can thrive in the 21st century. The Act is an extraordinary response to a crisis unlike any since the Great Depression, and includes measures to modernize our nation's infrastructure, enhance energy independence, expand educational opportunities, preserve and improve affordable health care, provide tax relief and protect those in greatest need.
Implementing the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Recovery Act)
NIH Recovery Act Web Site
HHS Recovery Act Programs
Recovery Act Recipient Reporting
NIH Grants Funded by the Recovery Act
Expired Recovery Act Funding Opportunity Announcements
Learn More About Our Programs
NIGMS Recovery Act Approaches and Guidance (includes supplement guidance)
Recovery Act Messages to the Scientific Community from NIGMS Director Jeremy M. Berg, Ph.D.
Recovery Act Section of the NIGMS Feedback Loop Blog
NIGMS Grants Funded by the Recovery Act
Recovery Act Summary for Fiscal Year 2009 and Plans for Fiscal Year 2010
News About NIGMS Recovery Act Funding
NIH Recovery Act Investment Reports Citing NIGMS Grants
Tell Us How Recovery Act Funds Have Helped
Recovery Act Impact Stories
Acknowledging Recovery Act Support
Contact for general information about NIGMS Recovery Act activities:
Ann A. Hagan, Ph.D.
Associate Director for Extramural Activities
National Institute of General Medical Sciences
National Institutes of Health