Delays in Grant Application Submission due to Recent Severe Winter Weather

Notice Number: NOT-OD-05-035

Key Dates
Release Date: March 2, 2005

Issued by
National Institutes of Health (NIH), (

The recent snowstorms of late Feburary/early March 2005 may lead to problems for investigators who are planning on submitting grant applications.

Applications that are submitted late because of the snowstorms should include a cover letter noting the reasons for the delay. It is not necessary to get permission in advance for such weather-related delays in grant application submissions. It is expected that the delay will generally not exceed the time period that an institution is closed.

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