Notice of Clarification – Page Limits for RFA-RR-09-007

Notice Number: NOT-RR-09-016

Key Dates
Release Date: August 12, 2009

Issued by
National Center for Research Resources (NCRR,


The purpose of this Notice is to clarify the page limits for applications submitted in response to RFA-RR-09-007.  All applications are limited to 20 pages of text.  The page count starts with the Specific Aims section and runs through the Project Timeline. The line drawings, and requested tables (active grants, pending grants, information about requested equipment, and the dimensions of each component) do not count against these 20 pages.  Significant text included as part of the line drawings or added anywhere else in the application will be counted toward the 20 page limits.  Any text that looks like it belongs as part of the application but is submitted as an attachment or as part of the facilities section also will be counted toward the 20 page limit.


Gregory K. Farber, Ph.D.
Deputy Director, Office of Extramural Activities
National Center for Research Resources
Democracy One, Room 9404
6701 Democracy Boulevard
Bethesda, MD 20892-4874
Telephone: (301) 435-0778
Fax: (301) 480-3658

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