Grantsmanship Resources

This page provides a broad spectrum of grants-related information about NIH and NCI funding, scientific review policies/procedures (including recent announcements and changes), preparation of grant applications, and a regional training opportunity sponsored by NIH Office of Extramural Research.


View the links below to access NIH and NCI grants-related information.

Everything You Wanted to Know About the NCI Grants Process

NIH Regional Grants Seminar

NIH Tips for Applicants

Grant Writing 101

NIH Rigor and Reproducibility Guidelines

NIH Peer Review

NIH RePORTeR - Note new features of the "matchmaker" tool to help find appropriate program officials as well as similar research projects


Additional Grants-Related Resources

NIH Office of Extramural Research

NCI Office of Grants Administration

NCI Division of Extramural Activities



Grants Policy Announcement/Changes

Below are some NIH guide notices that may be pertinent to your research projects.  This is not a comprehensive list.  Please check here for a complete listing of up-to-date guide notices.


NOT-OD-18-210: Updated Notice of NIH's Interest in Diversity


NOT-OD-18-227, NOT-OD-18-228, and NOT-OD-18-229: NIH & AHRQ Announce Upcoming Updates to Application Instructions and Review Criteria for Fellowship Award Applications, Research Grant Applications, and Career Development Awards


NOT-OD-18-111: Notice of Requirement for Electronic Submission of Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research and Upcoming System Validation


NOT-OD-18-116: NIH Policy and Guidelines on the Inclusion of Individuals Across the Lifespan as Participants in Research Involving Human Subjects


NOT-OD-18-179: Transition from Inclusion Management System to New Human Subjects System (HSS) as of June 9, 2018


NOT-OD-18-107: NIH Enforcement of Closeout Policies


NOT-OD-15-032: New Biographical Sketch Format Required for NIH and AHRQ Grant Applications Submitted for Due Dates on or After May 25, 2015.


NOT-OD-15-030: NIH Modification to Guidance on Marking Changes in Resubmission Applications.



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