Grant Toolbox

To facilitate grant submissions, the Office for Research has cultivated a variety of templates, checklists, and guides to help investigators assemble their proposals.

Grant Starter Kit

The “Grant Starter Kit” has checklists and primers for components of the grant that are not the core components, the Specific Aims, nor the Research Strategy. These templates serve only as a starting point, so please alter them to fit the proposal.

Go to the Starter Kit

    Facilities and Resources Bank

    This tool has blurbs on departments, centers, institutes, core/shared facilities, scientific initiatives, and institutional resources that can enhance your application. You can also email the Office for Research to request write-ups of a particular resource.

    Access Resource Descriptions

    Funded Applications

    The Office for Research can help you find previously funded grants from unusual NIH mechanisms. Please email the Office for Research for more information. In addition, NIH has sample grants to help researchers prepare their R01s: