February 2009

Text Box: Electronic applications  (Currently all R and most K mechanisms) Text Box: Grants.gov Electronic application via this site will soon be mandatory for all funding mechanisms: 		T and K12 transitions tentatively scheduled for September 2009 		F transition tentatively scheduled for August 2009 		P transition indefinite at this point		 Hosts standardized federal forms SF424 (R&R) and agency-specific forms (PHS 398) Checks the application for federal-wide requirements.   eRA Commons Retrieves the data from Grants.gov and checks the application against NIH-specific requirements Allows applicants to electronically track the status of submissions and to receive/transmit application and award information