Submission Guidance


Information and Helpful Links


SciENcv is a free electronic system (sponsored by NIH) that helps prepare your bio sketch and current and pending documents and is NSF approved. All Byrd NSF PI’s are encouraged to utilize this system for the NSF bio sketch and current & pending senior personnel documents for NSF submissions. Byrd is happy to help get you started or to complete documents for you. 

Weblinks below – to get started you can go to the first link and log in with your NSF ID and password. Click on the NSF icon under login.  

Please note that we have discovered that you need to 'save' documents (instead of printing) to PDF when downloading from SciENcv in order to be acceptable for uploading to  So 'save to PDF' instead of 'print to PDF'.  


National Science Foundation - October 4, 2021

(Significant changes to policies and procedures)


Please contact Cathy Carson at the Byrd Center for more information/assistance.

Phone: (614) 688-0548