Notice Number: NOT-OD-07-038 - (See Notice NOT-DK-08-013)
Release Date: January 19, 2007
National Institutes of Health (NIH), (http://www.nih.gov)
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), http://www.ahrq.gov/)
Confirming May 25 Transition Plans
The research community is reminded that the following grant programs will transition to electronic submission using the SF424 (R&R) form through Grants.gov for applications intended for the May 25, 2007, submission date and beyond:
ALL applications in response to announcements for these grant programs must be submitted electronically (i.e., paper-based PHS 398 applications will not be accepted). Applications first submitted in paper that are being resubmitted as amended applications must now use electronic submission via Grants.gov using the SF424 (R&R) forms.
Announcing Delay for Subsequent Transitions
The change to electronic applications for grant programs currently targeted to transition after May 2007, including Career Development (K), Fellowship (F), Training & Development (T&D) and complex mechanisms will be delayed. NIH, AHRQ and Grants.gov are working together to establish new transition dates for these grant programs. A notice announcing the adjusted dates and timeline will be issued as soon as possible.
The following resources continue to be available for assistance in the electronic submission of grant applications to NIH through Grants.gov:
Inquiries regarding this Notice should be directed to:
Office of Extramural Research
National Institutes of Health