is a new initiative from the National Science Foundation. enables organizations and researchers to access streamlined research grants management services and other resources for multiple federal agencies in one location.

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has established partnerships with the following federal research agencies:

  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  • United States Department of Agriculture's National Institute of Food and Agriculture (formerly known as the Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service)

Grand Valley State University utilizes Cayuse424 to submit proposals to, which then interfaces with FastLane.

If you are registered with NSF FastLane, you can use that same userID and password to access

If you have any questions about, please contact the Office of Sponsored Programs.

Office of Sponsored Programs

Phone: (616) 331-6826