NIH Grants Policy Statement
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NIH Grants Policy Statement (12/03) - Effective for all NIH grants and cooperative agreements with budget periods beginning on or after December 1, 2003. See 03/01 NIHGPS and 10/98 NIHGPS for prior budget periods. See 11/26/2003 NIH Guide for description and notable changes since the 2001 version.
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Change to the NIHGPS - The statement on the allowability of Invention, Patent, or Licensing Costs under Part II of the NIH Grants Policy Statement has been updated, as announced in the May 27, 2004 NIH Guide notice. The html and pdf versions of the document have been updated accordingly.
Introduction - NIH Grants Policy Statement
Part I: NIH Grants—General Information
THE NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH AS A GRANT-MAKING ORGANIZATION
Part II: Terms and Conditions of NIH Grant Awards
Subpart A: General
COMPLETING THE PRE-AWARD PROCESS
OVERVIEW OF TERMS AND CONDITIONS
PUBLIC POLICY REQUIREMENTS AND OBJECTIVES
THE NOTICE OF GRANT AWARD
Subpart B: Terms and Conditions for Specific Types of Grants, Grantees, and Activities
RUTH L. KIRSCHSTEIN NATIONAL RESEARCH SERVICE AWARDS
MODULAR APPLICATIONS AND AWARDS
SUPPORT OF SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS (CONFERENCE GRANTS)
GRANTS TO FOREIGN INSTITUTIONS, INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS, AND DOMESTIC GRANTS WITH FOREIGN COMPONENTS
GRANTS TO FEDERAL INSTITUTIONS AND PAYMENTS TO (OR ON BEHALF OF) FEDERAL EMPLOYEES UNDER GRANTS
GRANTS TO FOR-PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS
RESEARCH PATIENT CARE COSTS
Part III: Points of Contact
Master List of Links to Documents External to the NIHGPS