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The following table details the differences between filling out a PHS398 form for a standard proposal and a modular proposal.
PHS Form 398
What is Different for Modular Grant
|AA (Cover Sheet)||7a and 8a must show direct cost amount requested in $25,000 modules up to $250,000 per year of the grant (e.g., "$175,000). Use the internal NU/NIH Modular Grants Budget Tabulator form to help prepare your budget and derive the numbers to put in these fields.|
|BB (Abstract)||No change|
|CC (Table of Contents)||Use "NA" for Detailed Budget (DD) and for Other Support (GG)|
|DD (Detailed Budget )||Deleted.|
|EE (Multi-Year Budget/Justification)||Deleted.
Replace with NU/NIH Modular Grant Budget Justification.
Information required on the Modular Grant Budget Justification:
|FF (Biographical Sketch)||Increase
page limit from 3 pages to 4 pages. Include required description
of research projects relevant to the submitted application
(ongoing or completed during the last three years) for the Principal Investigator
and other key personnel, including consultants. List each project by agency
and award number. Include individual's major goals and responsibilities
for each project.
Do not include current and pending support.
|GG (Other Support)||Deleted (but selected information now captured in Biosketch -above)|
|HH (Resources)||No change|
|II (Checklist)||Complete as usual, except add "base x rate = F&A" (copied from internal NU Modular Budget Tabulator) for each year of the project under "Explanation" section in 3a. There is no grand total calculation.|
|JJ (Personnel Report) (Renewals Only)||No change|
|KK (PI/PD Personal Data form)||No change|
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