Grants.gov applicant System-to-System provides applicants (with a high volume of application submissions) a web services interface for automated submission of completed grant applications and related services. The system allows applicants who submit grant applications frequently, to save time and resources by eliminating the need to reenter repetitious data into multiple individual application forms and therefore streamlines the application submission process. The system is designed for secure e-business transaction processing and provides a platform independent messaging service that follows the Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP) with attachments specification.
Applicant System-to-System Interface provides:
*Please Note: Grants.gov does NOT provide certificates necessary to communicate with the Grants.gov system, software to populate the grant application XML, agency specific validation or web services to directly communicate with backend agencies.
Notice: Guidelines to follow during application submission
Applicant S2S Enhancements System Build 2008-02
S2S 2006 and 2007 Endpoint Instructions
The following instructions have been provided to help you manage 2006 and 2007 S2S Endpoints through the Transition to Adobe Reader:
Adobe Test Packages
Test packages available for the community to become familiar with the Adobe Forms:
Web Services Available to Your Organization:
GetOpportunityList - Web Service to query for grant opportunities that are available on Grants.gov for electronic submission. Use Case Schema
SubmitApplication - Web Service to submit application packages to Grants.gov for the DUNS number(s) associated with the client's digital certificate. Use Case Schema
GetApplicationList - Web Service to obtain a list of the Grant Applications that have been received by Grants.gov for the DUNS number(s) associated with the client's digital certificate. Use Case Schema
GetApplicationStatusDetail - Web Service to retrieve a detailed status for a specific application that has been received by Grants.gov for the DUNS number(s) associated with the client's digital certificate. Use Case Schema
Covers both the business and technical requirements of the application system-to-system approach.
Provides a description of the services, parameters, schemas, and protocols of the System-to-System interface used by agencies and applicants to exchange data with the Grants.gov system.
Provides in-depth information on Grants.gov's use of Secure Socket Layer (SSL) and mutual authentication for managing the security of a message transmission over the internet.