How to Get StartedThe American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), signed into law by the President on February 17, 2009, addresses our present economic crisis and builds a foundation for our future. To ensure the accountability and transparency of the funding opportunities, the following steps should be taken:
Identify grant opportunities using either the links under Recovery Funding Opportunities or the Federal Agencies link.
Complete Declaration of Interest Form.
The FAMU Federal Stimulus-Recovery Committee (FFSRC), will review the Declaration of Interest Form and provide feedback within five (5) business days.
Upon approval, submit the following documents to Office of Sponsored Programs, within thirty (30) days of the proposal due date:
Please note: The PRTF must have the signatures of Division Chair and Dean prior to submission to the Office of Sponsored Programs.
- Proposal Review Transmittal Form (PRTF)
- Agency Guidelines
- Budget Justification
To ensure the submittal of proposal within agency deadline, submit full proposals to the Office of Sponsored Programs at least six (6) business days prior to the agency’s deadline (receipt/postmark) date. If the proposal consists of several budgets, a consortium, or multiple-year funding, please submit proposal to the Office of Sponsored Programs at least ten (10) business days prior to the agency’s deadline date. Please note: Sections of proposal should be organized according to the agency guidelines.