National Institutes of Health (NIH) Resources

FAS Research Administration Services has compiled a set of guidelines, templates and tools to facilitate the development of NIH proposals and enhance proposal competitiveness.  Please contact us to suggest additional resources.

NIH Resources

COVID-19 RESOURCES

The COVID-19 public health emergency is impacting the research community in a myriad of known and yet to be known ways. This is intended to be a clearinghouse of Harvard Guidance and Federal Information related to research. RAS will update this document as additional guidance is issued. Revised 4/1... Read more about COVID-19 RESOURCES

Guidance for Completion of NIH Other Support

Guidance document to help our research community better understand the agency’s regulations (NIH GPS) and expectations, and what resources should be reported in the NIH “Other Support” (OS).

NIH Facilities and Other Resources Template

Proposals must identify the facilities to be used and other resources that are directly applicable to the proposed work unless otherwise noted in a funding opportunity announcement.

NIH Individual Development Plan Template

Template to meet the requirements of the Revised Policy: Descriptions on the Use of Individual Development Plans (IDPs) for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Researchers Required in Annual Progress Reports.

NIH F32 Application - Additional Education Information Template

Additional Educational Information is now required in F32 applications as part of “Other Attachments” that describes the resources available to the applicant including the availability of such resources as might be associated with an Office of Postdoctoral Affairs.

Sample Proposal Library

This proposal library contains recently successful grant proposals from FAS and SEAS applicants available for use by request from FAS and SEAS faculty and principal investigators.