Training Resources for the Biographical Sketch and Current and Pending Support Documents Using SciENcv

To assist the community with the new requirements for the National Science Foundation (NSF) biographical sketch and current and pending support documents and to start using SciENcv, NSF and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) will conduct a joint webinar including a walk-through of how to prepare these documents in SciENcv. The date will be provided as soon as it is available, and you are encouraged to sign up for notifications.

The next NSF Electronic Research Administration (ERA) Forum will be held on May 14, 2020 at 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM ET where NSF 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.

The following training resources are now available, and NSF will continue to keep the community informed as additional resources are released.

Biographical Sketch Resources

 Current and Pending Support Resources

 Questions? Policy-related questions should be directed to If you have technical or IT system-related questions, please contact the NSF Help Desk at 1-800-673-6188 (7:00 AM – 9:00 PM ET; Monday – Friday except federal holidays) or via