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NIH Requirements

The NIH Requirements page provides information on common components in NIH applications including guidelines, templates, and NIH notices and policies to help guide investigators through the grant application process. 

Information covers:

  • Authentication 
  • Biosketches
  • Clinical Trials
  • Contacting Your P.O.
  • Cover Letters
  • Facilities & Other Resources
  • Human Subjects
  • Letters of Intent
  • Letters of Support
  • Multi PI/PD Leadership Plan
  • Other Support
  • Resource Sharing Plans
  • Rigor & Transparency
  • Vertebrate Animals
  • NIH Public Access Policy Requirements
    (Citing CTSI, Grant Citation Language, NIH Public Access Policy, My NCBI)

NSF Requirements

The NSF Requirements page describes the required elements for most National Science Foundation (NSF) grant applications. 

Information covers:

  • Cover Sheet/Page
  • Project Summary
  • Project Description
  • References Cited
  • Biosketches
  • Budget and Budget Justification
  • Current and Pending Support
  • Facilities, Equipment and Other Resources
  • Special Information and Supplementary Documentation
  • Appendices
  • Single-Copy Documents