Companion NOFOs

A set of NOFOs that share a unified theme or initiative. These NOFOs may use different activity codes. They are typically (but not always) published concurrently.


Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO)

A publicly available document by which a Federal Agency makes known its intentions to award discretionary grants or cooperative agreements, usually as a result of competition for funds. Notices of funding opportunity may be known as funding opportunity announcements, program announcements, requests for applications, notices of funding availability, solicitations, or other names depending on the Agency and type of program. Notices of funding opportunity can be found at and in the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts.