Events & Announcements

Now Available: Templates for NSF Bio and Current & Pending docs

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has released templates and links to all approved formats for the Biographical Sketch and Current and Pending Support documents. These documents must be submitted in an approved format for all submitted proposals beginning June 1, 2020.

Upcoming Webinars

To assist the community about these new requirements and to start using SciENcv now, NSF and NIH are planning to conduct a joint webinar that will include a walk-through of how to prepare the Biographical Sketch and Current and Pending Support documents in SciENcv. Information will be provided as soon as it is available, and we encourage you to sign up for notifications

You are also invited to participate in the next NSF Electronic Research Administration (ERA) Forum on May 14, 2020 at 1:00PM – 2:30PM EDT where we will discuss the NSF-approved format requirements, as well as the new capability to prepare and submit separately submitted collaborative proposals in To sign up for ERA Forum notifications including registration availability for the May 14 event, please send a blank email to and you will be automatically enrolled.

Training Resources

NSF and SciENcv have released the following resources to assist you in the transition to the new approved document formats.

Biographical Sketch Resources

 Current and Pending Support Resources