For information about the National Eye Institute, its mission, history and accomplishments, visit the All About NEI page.
Budget and Congress The NEI budget is approximately $796.5 million (FY 2019). The NEI budget requests are submitted to Congress with other NIH institutes as part of the President’s budget request in February.
Eye Disease Statistics PDF* Summary information about the economic burden of eye diseases and disorders, blindness, and low vision as well as prevalence of major eye diseases. Fore more eye disease data, visit the Statistics and Data page.
Eye Health Topics An A-Z list of eye diseases and disorders.
Photos and Images Catalog Access free disease- and topic-specific photos and images for use in print, online, and television news stories.
Videos on Eye Health Watch and learn about eye health and a variety of other vision topics through our free videos.