Pre-Award/Proposals

PROPOSAL REVIEW FORM

Proposal Review Form (Editable after downloading to your computer)

**Proposal review forms must be filled out and submitted to the Grants Office when you are preparing a grant proposal.**

Proposal Checklist

INDIRECT COSTS INFORMATION

Cary Institute's Federally Negotiated Indirect Cost Rate Agreement (FY2023-FY2024) (effective 7/1/2022)

FRINGE BENEFIT RATE INFORMATION

Cary Institute's Fringe Benefit Rates

FEDERAL AWARDS INFORMATION

National Science Foundation (NSF) Policy Office

Proposal and Award Policies and Procedures Guide - NSF 22-1

Award Conditions

Research Terms and Conditions

Tips for Writing a Federal Grant Proposal

NIH Grants Policy Statement

NIH Worksheet for Preparing Vertebrate Animal Section (VAS)

STANDARD PROPOSAL DOCUMENTS

NSF Biosketch Template - You must download the template and save it to your computer. Another option is to use SciENcv.

- Click here for information on NSF-Approved Formats for the Biographical Sketch, including Frequently Asked Questions.

NSF Current & Pending Template - You must download the template and save it to your computer. Another option is to use SciENcv.

- Click here for information on NSF-Approved Formats for Current and Pending Support, including Frequently Asked Questions.

NSF Collaborators and Other Affiliations Information - This site includes a link to the most updated COA template for proposal submissions

Postdoc Mentoring Plan Word Doc (editable) - (updated December 2020) - You must download and save it to your computer prior to editing.

NSF Perspectives on Broader Impacts

Facilities, Equiment and Other Resources Statement (June 2022) - For use with NSF proposals.

Data Management Plan Guidance - Includes a Data Management Plan template available for downloading.

NSF Budget Templates (using current 52.5% indirect cost rate as of July 1, 2022)

**Click to download and save to your computer**

1 Year Project

2 Year Project

3 Year Project

4 Year Project

5 Year Project

6 Year Project

NSF BUDGET NARRATIVE TEMPLATE (updated July 2022) - Download Word doc and save to your computer.

NIH BUDGET NARRATIVE TEMPLATE (updated July 2020) - Download Word doc and save to your computer.