February 2009

Informative Image: Text Box: Electronic applications (Currently all R and most K mechanisms) Informative Image: 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