Just-in-Time @ NIH
How is it Done at the NIH?
NIH grants policy allows the submission of certain elements of a competing application to be deferred for certain programs and award mechanisms, as referenced in the NIH Grants Policy Statement [see section titled Just-In-Time Procedures under Completing the Pre-Award Process]. These elements, that can be submitted Just-in-Time by the applicant when requested by NIH, include:
- Other Support
- Certification of Institutional Review Board (IRB) Approval of the project’s proposed use of human subjects (when applicable)
- Verification of Institutional Animal Care & Use Committee (IACUC) Approval of the project’s proposed use of live vertebrate animals (when applicable)
- Evidence of compliance with the education in the protection of human subjects requirement