Key update from the NIH: Late applications will automatically be accepted through May 1. A cover letter justifying lateness is NOT required.

Key update from the NSF: Applicants should apply to existing programs and observe published dates; The NSF invites proposers to use the Rapid Response Research (RAPID) proposal type, which allows NSF to receive and review proposals having a severe urgency with regard to availability of, or access to, data, facilities or specialized equipment, as well as quick-response research on natural or anthropogenic disasters and similar unanticipated events.

NSF RAPID: Dear Colleague Letter on the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Dear Colleague Letter: Provisioning Advanced Cyberinfrastructure to Further Research on the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) (3/5/20).

National Institutes of Health (NIH) NCI, NCCIH, NHGRI, NIAID, NICHD, NIDDK, NIEHS, NIGMS, NIMHD, NIBIB Emergency Competitive Revision to Existing NIH Awards (Emergency Supplement – Clinical Trial Optional) (See Emergency Notice of Special Interest by IC)

Department of Energy (DOE) Invitation for COVIE-19 scientific questions

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