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Office of Sponsored Awards Management

Budget Templates

Federal Sponsors


National Institutes of Health

There are two types of NIH budget forms:


National Science Foundation

The NSF requires that investigators enter budgets directly into the FastLane proposal system. Refer to the NSF FastLane Budget Sample [pdf] and the NSF FastLane Budget Sample with Subaward [pdf] to preview the FastLane budget documentation requirements.


Other Sponsors

The generic budget template [xlsx] may be used to create a budget for a sponsored project lasting one to five years. The sponsor's budget form or proposal system may vary. Many sponsors require that the budget be entered into the sponsor's proposal system. This should be addressed in the program guidelines and/or agency policy manual.