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Proposal Submission Checklist

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USF CAS Proposal Submission Checklist

This checklist is designed to serve as a guide for reviewing grant proposals prior to submission. While this checklist includes USF CAS pre-award proposal activities as well as common proposal sections, it is not designed to be a definitive outline for preparing a grant proposal for an external sponsor where guidelines are available.

NSF Proposal Submission Checklist (Template)

This NSF proposal submission template/checklist is based on the general proposal requirements in the NSF Grant Proposal Guide. This checklist is meant to be a general template of activities that fit the broadest range of proposal tasks for NSF. Researchers should check particular programs for requirements.

NSF Proposal Checklist (Completed Sample)

This is a completed NSF Proposal submission checklist completed in 2015 by a USF researcher. In addition to the general proposal requirement, the PI offers particular notes and best practices.

NIH General Grant Proposal Checklist

This NIH proposal submission template/checklist, designed by Research Concierge Service and last updated January 5, 2015. Be sure to review the NIH Application Guide and NIH Policy Changes. Researchers should check particular programs for requirements.