Co-investigators (Co-Is) can be added in APT as necessary in Phase I; once a program is approved (Phase II), a Co-I can only be added with prior approval (see Section 10.2
). By default, APT will provide one blank Co-I template. Please add other Co-Is or delete as necessary. There is a limit of 99 Co-Is on any proposal. For each Co-I, enter the name and select the correct person from the list of database matches. As for PIs, new investigators or address updates should be submitted via ProPer
. For U.S. Co-Is the institutional affiliation is defined as the institution that will receive funding if the proposal is approved.
If a proposal has a non-U.S. PI and one or more U.S. Co-Is, then you must
select one of the U.S. Co-Is to be the Admin PI, who will oversee the grant funding for U.S. investigators (see Chapter 11