Grant Routing Deadlines

New bannerORSP has announced their Deadline Policy for January 2020. We have created a webpage to provide updates and background through the process. Please read and consult your department as well as if you have questions.


Your grant routing deadline is before the sponsor deadline. Use the Grant Services & Analysis Deadline Calculator (below) to determine your school deadline.

Grant Services & Analysis in the Medical School requests that all proposals be submitted to the office ten (10) business days prior to the sponsor’s proposal deadline. This includes the cumulative time needed for both the Medical School GS&A Office to check the application and to meet the ORSP Deadline Policy for required review. View the full Medical School Grants Processing Policy online.


Use this deadline calculator to figure out when the proposal should be received by the Grants Office (aka the 'school deadline' to be entered on the PAF). To use this calculator simply enter the sponsor's deadline in the box provided below.




The following table provides links to a PDF document detailing deadline cycle dates for NIH proposals as well as the corresponding Medical School deadline for those dates. For example, this will show you that the 2020 Cycle II NIH deadline for Individual National Research Service Awards is August 8 (rolls to August 10th) and the corresponding Medical School deadline is July 28th.

Current Cycle 2021 CycleII

Due May 25, 2021- August 13, 2021 (plus STTR/SBIR- Jan. 7, 2022)

Recent Past Cycles 2021 CycleI

Due Jan 25, 2021 – April 12, 2021 (plus STTR/SBIR-Sept 5, 2021)

  2020 CycleIII

Due Sept 25, 2020-Dec 12, 2020 (plus STTR/SBIR April 5, 2021)

Upcoming Cycles 2021 CycleIII

Due Sept 25, 2021-Dec 12, 2021 (plus STTR/SBIR April 5, 2022)


View the U-M Grant Routing Deadlines Policy.



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A list of Grant Services & Analysis is available in the Personnel Directory.