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Frequently-Asked Questions

How do I know if an NIH award is SNAP eligible?

Award Portal: Grants Information, and the Notice of Award all indicate Streamlined Noncompeting Award Procedures (SNAP) eligibility.

Some types of awards (i.e. F-series, T-series, etc.) are never SNAP eligible.

The Notice of Award (NoA) Section III – Terms and Conditions should detail if the award is SNAP eligible.

Award Portal: Grants Information Special Condition

Award Portal Grant Information section displays box around Special Conditions (Grant) line where it reads SNAP | Streamlined non-competing proposal (NIH) with a purple arrow next to it

Award Portal indicates SNAP eligible awards in the Grant Information section of the Grants tab in the Special Conditions (Grant) row.

As of 10/31/18, active UW affiliated PIs have been delegated Submit Authority in eRA Commons for SNAP eligible Research Performance Progress Reports (RPPRs).  

OSP will grant newly affiliated PIs submit authority in eRA Commons the last business day of each month. Need submit authority sooner? Email osp@uw.edu