Notice Number: NOT-OD-09-031
Release Date: December 16, 2008
National Institutes of Health (NIH), (http://www.nih.gov)
The NIH realizes that there will be problems for organizations across a wide geographic area in submitting grant applications due to the recent ice storm in New England. . The usual NIH practice for such circumstances will apply. Electronic and paper applications that are submitted late because of the storm should include a cover letter noting the reasons for the delay. It is not necessary to get permission in advance for storm-related delays in grant application submissions. It is expected that the delay will generally not exceed the time period that an applicant organization/institution is closed.
NIH has established a Web page on the NIH Extramural Response to Natural Disasters that provides information on a variety of topics: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/natural_disasters.htm.
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National Institutes of Health (NIH)
9000 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, Maryland 20892
Department of Health
and Human Services (HHS)
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