Disclaimer: The information in these pages are meant to provide general guidance. Instructions and procedures outlined in the Funding Opportunity Announcement and SF424 Application Guide take precedence over any information provided and should be referred to for complete and comprehensive directions.

Application Process

This section provides steps and information needed to prepare a Pioneer Award application for submission and includes samples of past Pioneer Award applications.

The Application Process section includes:

  1. Pre-Application Steps
  2. Application
  3. Sample Applications
  4. Letters of Reference
  5. Application Submission

The guidance found here is not detailed, but it is specific to the Pioneer Award. For more detailed guidance on each step, go to the NIH Grants & Funding Application Guide website.



More questions? Contact us at PioneerAwards@mail.nih.gov.

This page last reviewed on December 1, 2020