Biosketches

Biosketch Templates, Resources, and Examples

This site contains the most current forms/ templates for biosketches (NIH, DoD, and NSF).  This page will be updated periodically. We encourage investigators and grant writers to share good examples of Biosketches, Current & Pending Support, and Other Support sample sections on the Grants Library website.

National Institute of Health (NIH) Biosketches

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NIH Non-Fellowship Biosketches

Blank Template:
NIH Non-Fellowship Biosketch – Template Blank Form

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Instructions:
Instructions for a Biographical Sketch

See NIH Biosketch Website for more information: https://grants.nih.gov/grants/forms/biosketch.htm

Example Bios:
NIH Non-fellowship Biosketch – Sample 1

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NIH Fellowship Biosketches

Blank Template:
NIH Fellowship Biosketch Blank Template Form

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Instructions:
Instructions for a Biographical Sketch

Example Bios:

NIH Predoc Fellowship Biosketch Sample

NIH Postdoc Fellowship Biosketch Sample

Department of Defense (DoD) Biosketches

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DoD Biosketch Template

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DoD Sample Biosketches

National Science Foundation (NSF) Biosketches

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NSF Biosketch Template

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NSF Biosketch Samples