The Graduate School

National Science Foundation (NSF)

The National Science Foundation requires electronic submission of proposals. The Office of Sponsored Programs will submit proposals to NSF using FastLane.

If this is your first time submitting to NSF, please register through If you have any questions about the registration process, please contact Sam Wolverton.

Proposal Preparation

Processes and Procedures

Templates and Samples

Below are various templates and samples for sections of an NSF proposal.