External Application Review Form EAR Form WHAT EAR WILL TRY TO DO FOR YOU: 1. We will try to find 2-3 appropriate reviewers within 2 weeks after you submit this form. 2. We will try to schedule an in-person meeting where you will present your plans (with a handout or powerpoint) to reviewers and EAR panelists within about 3 weeks after you submit this form. 3. Reviewers will also provide comments on your written grant 2-3 weeks after receiving your draft if it is submitted to EAR no later than 4 weeks prior to your external submission deadline. 4. If you cannot submit your grant to EAR by 4 weeks prior to your external deadline, we will not be able to provide reviews, and you will be asked to choose whether to cancel the reviews or reschedule the process for a subsequent deadline. YOUR COMMITMENTS BY REQUESTING EAR REVIEW:1. You will work with IBACS staff to schedule the initial reviewer meeting. 2. You will submit a draft for review no later than 4 weeks prior to your external deadline or notify EAR/IBACS that either (1) you would like to reschedule for a subsequent deadline or (2) you will proceed with submission without EAR reviewn of your text. 3. You will acknowledge IBACS as an affiliation in the grant proposal and publications. PI DetailsNameEmail Preferred email address for communicationDepartmentCo-PIs or Co-Investigators (so that we do not ask them to be reviewers)Funder DetailsFunding AgencyGrant Type (e.g. R01, NSF Regular)Request for Application URLDeadline (note that this form must be submitted at least 8 weeks prior to the deadline you're aiming for)Grant DetailsGrant TitleBrief Abstract (2000 characters or fewer)Reviewer DetailsPlease list any areas of expertise required in grant reviewers.List any suggested UConn reviewers.List any suggested external reviewers. *(* note that we normally do not see external reviewers and only do so if we cannot identify appropriate internal reviewers. Note also that external reviewers may have conflicts of interest that preclude them from reviewing your grant for the funding agency.)Scheduling DetailsWhat is the earliest date that you would like to schedule the initial in-person meeting to begin the review process?To facilitate scheduling, please list blocks of time that you are typically available.Please list travel or other dates that you will be unavailable between now and your grant deadline.Are you an IBACS Affiliate?YesNoApplication SubmittedPlease visit the IBACS Affiliate webpage to complete the Affiliate Application.