National Science Foundation (NSF) and Kuali Research S2S Guide

National Science Foundation (NSF) and Kuali Research S2S Guide

The S2S functionality in Kuali Research facilitates submission of federal proposals created in Proposal Development directly to the on-line system. The information and attachments added in the Kuali proposal record will populate the necessary forms and validate just like a live Adobe package. The National Science Foundation is an S2S eligible sponsor, below is a guide to reference when preparing an NSF S2S proposal.


NSF S2S Submission Must Haves






NSF Attachment Guide

Document Tab Document Type Notes 
Project DescriptionProposalNarrative 
Data Management PlanProposalData Management PlanDo not use doc type ‘NSF Data Management Plan
Letters of CollaborationProposalOtherSingle PDF for all letters
Facilities, Equipment, and Other ResourcesProposalFacilitiesUpload a blank document as Equipment document type.
Collaborators and Other AffiliationsPersonnelNSF CollaboratorUpload as PDF
Suggested ReviewersAbstractSuggested ReviewersEnter suggested reviewers in text box


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