Access to the FastLane website requires a user profile to be established.
Step 1: Go to the Research.gov site to self-register. Here you can create an account and update your own profile. You will be assigned an NSF ID. Make note of your NSF ID.
Step 2: Go to the Fastlane Registration form. Complete this form (you will need your NSF ID), which will submit the required information to Sponsored Research, finalizing the process.