Reissue of Parent Announcements (PA-18-589, PA-18-590, PA-18-591, and PA-18-592) and the Urgent (PA-18-935) and Emergency (PA-20-135) Competitive Revision FOAs is Underway - Continue to use the Current Announcements and Forms Packages Until Reissuance

Notice Number: NOT-OD-20-110

Key Dates
Release Date: May 22, 2020

Related Announcements

NOT-OD-20-026 - New NIH "FORMS-F" Grant Application Forms and Instructions Coming for Due Dates on or after May 25, 2020

NOT-OD-20-077 - Reminder: FORMS-F Grant Application Forms & Instructions Must be Used for Due Dates On or After May 25, 2020- New Grant Application Instructions Now Available

PA-18-589 - Successor-in-Interest (Type 6 Parent Clinical Trial Optional)

PA-18-590 - Change of Grantee Organization (Type 7 Parent Clinical Trial Optional)

PA-18-591 - Administrative Supplements to Existing NIH Grants and Cooperative Agreements (Parent Admin Supp Clinical Trial Optional)

PA-18-592 - Research Supplements to Promote Re-Entry into Biomedical and Behavioral Research Careers (Admin Supp - Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

PA-18-935 - Urgent Competitive Revision to Existing NIH Grants and Cooperative Agreements (Urgent Supplement -Clinical Trial Optional)

PA-20-135 - Emergency Competitive Revision to Existing NIH Awards (Emergency Supplement - Clinical Trial Optional)

Issued by
Office of The Director, National Institutes of Health (OD)

Purpose

As previously announced, NIH is implementing changes to grant application forms and instructions for due dates on or after May 25, 2020 (FORMS-F). Per NOT-OD-20-026 and NOT-OD-20-077, NIH will be reissuing all Parent Announcements .

The reissuance of the following Funding Opportunity Announcements (FOAs) is currently underway, and publication is anticipated by June 25, 2020. In the interim, NIH is implementing the following updates in order for applicants to successfully apply for opportunities until reissuance.

  • FORMS-F forms packages have been added to the following Parent Announcements. FORMS-E and FORMS-F forms packages are available for use until the reissued Parent Announcements are published.
    • PA-18-589 Successor-in-Interest (Type 6 Parent Clinical Trial Optional)
    • PA-18-590 Change of Grantee Organization (Type 7 Parent Clinical Trial Optional)
    • PA-18-591 Administrative Supplements to Existing NIH Grants and Cooperative Agreements (Parent Admin Supp - Clinical Trial Optional)
    • PA-18-592 Research Supplements to Promote Re-Entry into Biomedical and Behavioral Research Careers (Admin Supp - Clinical Trial Not Allowed
  • Continue to use the currently posted FORMS-E forms packages for the following competitive revision FOAs until they are reissued.
    • PA-18-935 Urgent Competitive Revision to Existing NIH Grants and Cooperative Agreements (Urgent Supplement - Clinical Trial Optional)
    • PA-20-135 Emergency Competitive Revision to Existing NIH Awards (Emergency Supplement - Clinical Trial Optional)

Inquiries

Please direct all inquiries to:

NIH Office of Policy for Extramural Research Administration (OPERA)
Systems Policy Branch
Email:OPERAsystemspolicy@nih.gov