General Info about NIH grant applications

NIH RePORT (Research Portfolio Online Reporting Tools), a treasure trove of NIH funding facts.

NIH’s “All About Grants” Podcasts.

NIH Glossary and Acronym List.

Writing the application

NIAID Sample Grant Applications: R01, R03, R15, R21, R21/R33, SBIR, STTR, K01, K08, F31
NOTE: The application text is copyrighted. It may be used only for nonprofit educational purposes provided the document remains unchanged and the PI, the grantee organization, and NIAID are credited.

NIAID information on How to Write a Grant Application

The SF424 application information, your go-to reference for all guidelines and questions about your submission.

NIH Guidance on Research Involving Human Embryonic Stem Cells

DHHS/OER Policy on Multiple Principal Investigators

Assignment Request Form info, the document now used to make requests for study section and IC assignment (in lieu of the Cover Letter.)

So what is the Cover Letter used for now? Read this.

NIH offers resources and trainings on Protection of Human Subjects in medical research.

Submitting the Application

Grants.gov Application Process (registration, DUNS number, etc).

US Department of Health and Human Services Grant Application Form (PHS 398 Form and Instructions)

Info About the Review Process

Trying to choose a Study Section? Begin by choosing an IRG.

Center for Scientific Review (CSR) Peer Review Notes A newsletter that comes out three times a year packed with information about the ever-evolving process of peer review of NIH submissions.

High-level overview of the NIH submission review process, great for first-time applicants.

How NIH Grant Applications Are Reviewed
Also other good stuff linked on this page, like writing tips, sample Summary Statements, etc.

NIH Office of Extramural Research (OER) Peer Review Policy and Issues

Definitions of Criteria and Considerations for Research Project Grant (RPG/R01/R03/R15/R21/R34) Critiques

After Submitting Your Application or Proposal

Applicant Guidance: Next Steps “Your application was reviewed; what to do next…”

NIH Application Submission/Resubmission Policy

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