Proposal Development Resources

NSF and NIH Policy and Grant Application Changes for 2016

The National Science Foundation and the National Institutes of Health are implementing several policy changes which affect grant application content and organization. 

  • National Science Foundation Significant Changes and Clarifications to NSF’s Proposal & Awards Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) are summarized online. The January 2016 Grant Proposal Guide (GPG), or the full PAPPG, also are available for download. Changes are effective for proposals submitted on or after January 25, 2016
  • National Institutes of Health (NIH) is implementing changes regarding rigor and transparency and use of vertebrate animals that are effective for proposals submitted on or after January 25, 2016 (Phase 1). Phase 2 changes will be implemented for proposals due on or after May 25, 2016.

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