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Notice Number: NOT-OD-17-106
Release Date: August 28, 2017
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
It is highly likely that Hurricane/Tropical-Storm Harvey will adversely affect some NIH-applicants’ and recipients’ ability to submit applications or reports on time. When delays occur because the applicant or recipient organization is officially closed due to a natural disaster or other emergency, the NIH will consider accepting applications late, on a case-by-case basis, under the following circumstances:
NIH will provide information (including reporting guidance) to grantees whose research has been affected by the storm, and will proceed with additional NIH-Guide Notices once the initial period of emergency has passed.
The NIH has a web page about the NIH Extramural Response to Natural Disasters that provides information on a variety of topics: https://grants.nih.gov/grants/natural_disasters.htm
Please direct all inquiries to:
Division of Receipt and Referral
Center for Scientific Review