Notice of Intent to Submit (NIS)

Please complete as much of the Notice of Intent as possible. The information provided here will help the OSP staff prepare to assist you with proposal development and submission. The email address is a required field; without a valid email address, the form will not be transmitted to OSP.

You will receive a response message in your web browser immediately upon submitting the Notice of Intent. Please take a moment to read the message as it includes important information regarding your responsibilities related to financial conflicts of interest pertaining to sponsored projects.

1. Will UNC be the prime applicant, submitting your proposal directly to the funding agency? If you answer yes, complete sections 3 and 5-7, below.


2. Will UNC be a sub-applicant, with another institution or organization including your proposal as part of a larger proposal that it will submit to the funding agency? If you answer yes, complete sections 4, below and 5-7 below.

3. Name of funding agency (sponsor):

4. Name of other organization:

5. Will your proposal be going to a limited submissions program (a grant program that restricts the number of proposals submitted by any one institution)?

6. Will your project involve subcontracting a part of the work to other organizations or institutions outside of UNC?

If you answered yes, identify all sub-award organizations or institutions that will be involved on your project (use semicolon to separate):

7. Will your project involved UNC personnel other than yourself?

If you answered yes, identify the other UNC personnel, including students if applicable. For each listing, include:

  • the individual’s name (if not known at this time, indicate TDB),
  • the individual’s status (faculty, staff, or student),
  • the individual’s role on the project (Co-PI/PD, Key Personnel, or Other Personnel)

Use semicolons to separate one individual from the next.