FastLane and Research.gov are interactive real-time systems used to conduct NSF business over the Internet using electronic submission.

Registering for a Fastlane or Research.gov Account

To use FastLane and Research.gov Cornell faculty and staff need to register and have a password assigned.

More information on registering for an NSF account to use Fastlane and Research.gov.

Note: You can migrate an existing NSF account to the new account management system.

The Office of Sponsored Programs provides detailed training in FastLane and Research.gov from proposal preparation to technical report submission. To schedule a training session, contact Tammy Custer.