• PI must have profile with NSF to apply and submit applications
    • If you do not have a NSF profile, please submit the NSF Account Request Form.
      • When an account has been established, you will receive an automatic email notification with instructions on activating your account.
  • Once the budget is completed, you must allow ORS access to view, edit and submit proposal.  Our internal deadline is five(5) business days before the submission deadline.
  • Once access is allowed, ORS is triggered by a system email.  ORS will contact the PI to indicate the budget has been reviewed and will indicate any revisions necessary to the budget.
  • Once the entire application has been completed, you must allow ORS access again and email your point of contact at ORS to communicate that the application is ready for submission.  An Authorized Organizational Representative (AOR) in ORS will electronically sign proposal and submit to NSF on your behalf.
  • Must submit completed PAF, budget, scope of work to ORS five(5) business days BEFORE submission to NSF..
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