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Reading Funding Opportunities

Funding opportunity announcements are sometimes called a Request for Proposal (RFP), Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO), Program Announcement (PA), or Broad Agency Announcement (BAA), etc. They are the guidelines and directions sponsors provide for completing and submitting the grant application.

Guidelines to Consider

Before starting your proposal, it’s important for you to thoroughly review the funding opportunity announcement and take a few things into consideration: