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Office of Sponsored Projects

Hinman Box 6210
11 Rope Ferry Road #6210
Hanover, NH 03755
Phone: 603-646-3007
Fax: 603-646-3670
Email: @ Dartmouth is the central web-based portal created by the government under the Egrants initiative. replaces paper applications with electronic forms and requires electronic submission of all applications.

Currently, offers two main functions:

  • FIND funding opportunity announcements (FOA) by searching all federal announcements
  • APPLY for assistance by submitting your application

Dartmouth College is a registered institution with and with the Central Contractor Registry (CCR). Faculty and staff do not need to register with or CCR to use the system. Faculty do not submit their applications, the Office of Sponsored Projects (OSP) has officials who are authorized to submit proposals on behalf of the Institution through

RAPPORT Grants is Dartmouth's official system for submitting to   RAPPORT allows upload of proposal documents and entry of data that will create the package to submit electronically to  The process is entirely system-to-system with the exception of post-submission access to agency systems for purposes of verifying receipt and content of the application.  Please refer to the RAPPORT website or contact your pre-award Grants Officer for assistance.

How to Get Started

Please Plan Ahead

Keep in mind, in order to guarantee timely submission of your application, OSP needs to receive your application 7 working days before the sponsor deadline. Please refer to OSP Deadline Policy for further guidance.

Need Guidance?

For guidance on using application packages, please email

Set Up Your Computer

Download and install the necessary software before you actually need it.

Agency Specific Information

While provides a common portal to apply for federal assistance, agencies may have specific guidelines and forms adapted to their particular needs. Once you have identified your funding source, please consult the agency specific instructions in our Agency Listing (i.e., NIH, NSF, etc.). We have also included each implementation schedule when available.

Dartmouth Specific Resources and Tools

revised March 22, 2015

Last Updated: 3/22/15