Use this form if requsting a no cost extention from National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Complete the following fields to initiate the request. If multiple projects or accounts are associated with your award, only one submission is needed. The request will be submitted per sponsor procedures by your Contract or Grant Officer

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Please provide one of the following award references.
Enter proposal (preferred), award or project number.

How many NCE requests have you submitted for this award?

NOAA requires that a budget be included with the second or more requests for extensions. If you have prepared the budget, you may attach it to this submission.

Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx xls xlsx.
What is the reason for the NCE request? Include the reason(s) the project was not completed within the original period of performance. Please limit your justification for extension to 1200 characters.
Please provide justification for this request including the reason for the request and a summary of work to be accomplished. Justifications are limited to 1200 characters.

Is my text longer than 1200 characters? Use the Online Character Counter to double check before submitting your request.

Note:  A no-cost extension may not be requested for the sole purpose of spending unobligated funds.

Are updated compliance documents required? (IRB / IACUC / IBC data)
Select all compliance documents that require updates.
Subawards cannot be extended past the Prime Award end date.


If this request is being submitted less than 10 days prior to the current end date of the period of performance, it will not be submitted to NOAA for consideration. Please contact your Contract or Grant officer for further information.

To extend additional subawards, please provide the project number, Sub name, and the new end date of each additional sub in the space below. If you have questions, please contact