Delays in Grant Application Submission due to Tropical Storm/Hurricane Fay

Notice Number: NOT-OD-08-109

Key Dates
Release Date:  August 21, 2008

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National Institutes of Health (NIH), (

The NIH realizes that there may be problems for organizations in submitting grant applications due to Tropical Storm/Hurricane Fay.  The usual NIH practice for such circumstances will apply.  Electronic and paper applications that are submitted late because of weather problems should include a cover letter noting the reasons for the delay.  It is not necessary to get permission in advance for weather-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 or an evacuation order is imposed.

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