The Research ND/Venture Grant form was designed according to the North Dakota forms management requirements. Due to limitations imposed by the forms and questions from the applicants, the following Sections may be prepared in Word and sent in as a separate file:
-Section 13. Project Description
-Section 14. Technologic and Economic Impacts
-Section 15. Confidential Information
-Section 26. References
Please indicate in the application if a given section has been included as a Word document.
To maintain some consistency between applications, please use the following guidelines for formatting all sections prepared in Word:
Margins: Left and Right margins no less than 0.5 inches, Top and Bottom margins no less than 1 inch.
Font: Use a Times New Roman or another Times-like typeface, a black font color, and a font size of 11 points or larger for the body of the application. (A Symbol font may be used to insert Greek letters or special characters; the font size requirement still applies.) Type density, including characters and spaces, must be no more than 15 characters per inch. Type may be no more than six lines per inch.
Figures: Figure legends may be included and may use a san serif font (similar to Arial or Calibri). Color may be used for figures. Remember that figures count towards the total page length.