Academic Record and Training/Career Goals (Applicant/PI)

Updated:Jan 8,2016

For the January 2016 deadlines, applicants are asked to use the NIH Fellowship Biographical Sketch Format. Since this document has a section for Scholastic Performance, a separate document for Academic Record is not needed. Please use this blank PDF to fulfill the Academic Record document required upload within your application.


Applicants must create certain documents to support their application. These documents are numbered 1 through 3 below.  After creating the Word document, convert it to portable document format (pdf) and upload it to the Grants@Heart system.

  • Predoctoral Fellowship applicants must complete document 1. 
     
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship and Fellow-to-Faculty Transition Award must complete document 2.
     
  • Mentored Clinical & Population Research Award applicants complete document 3 and use this blank PDF to fulfill the Academic Record required document upload within your application.
     
  • Undergraduate Student Research Program should use this blank PDF to fulfill the Academic Record required document upload within your application.
     
  • Medical Student Research Program applicants must complete documents 1 and 3.

Pay attention to page limits. If you upload a document that exceeds the page limit or format, an error message will display on the screen.

Document 1 (no page limit)

For the January 2016 deadlines, please use this blank PDF to fulfill the Academic Record required document upload within your application.

Document 2 (no page limit)

For the January 2016 deadlines, please use this blank PDF to fulfill the Academic Record required document upload within your application.

Document 3 (one-page limit)

Create a document using the following heading: TRAINING/CAREER GOALS.

Describe your overall career goals and plans.  Explain how the training proposed here will enable you to reach these goals.  Identify the skills, theories, conceptual approaches, etc., to be learned or enhanced during this award. 

Please note: The Individual Development Plan (IDP) will replace Document 3: TRAINING/CAREER GOALS for Predoctoral Fellowship, Postdoctoral Fellowship, and Fellow-to-Faculty Transition Award applicants.