You must accept or decline the offer of a 2015-2016 NEH-NSF Documenting Endangered Languages Fellowships award no later than Friday, May 15, 2015. To accept the award, please complete, sign, and return the acceptance form to the NEH Fellowships Program by either scanning and e-mailing it to firstname.lastname@example.org faxing it to (202) 606-8204 by this deadline.
1. Application Number: ____ ____ - ____ ____ ____ ____ ____
2. Name: ________________________________________________________
3. Social Security Number: ____ ____ ____ - ____ ____ - ____ ____ ____ ____
4. Mailing Address: _________________________________________________________
Home Phone: ( ) ____ ____ ____ - ____ ____ ____ ____
Office Phone: ( ) ____ ____ ____ - ____ ____ ____ ____
5. Award Term Period. Please complete either a. or b. below:
a. [ ] Continuous Term (Note: Tenure automatically begins on the first day of your initial month and ends on the last day of your final month.)
From (Month/year): _______________ Through (Month/year): _______________
b. [ ] Divided Term (indicate month/year in each space):
From ______________ through ______________ [ } Active full-time
From ______________ through ______________ [ ] Inactive
From ______________ through ______________ [ ] Active full-time
6. How would you like the stipend paid? Choose only one option.
[ } Direct deposit payments into your bank account through Automated Clearing House (ACH).
[ ] Direct deposit payments into the account of your employing institution through Automated
Clearing House (ACH).
7. Do you need your first payment early? [ ] No [ ] Yes
8. Do you need a larger first payment? [ ] No [ ] Yes
Additional amount requested: _____________________________________________________
Reason for a larger first payment: __________________________________________________
IMPORTANT: The acceptance form does NOT request banking information for direct deposit of your award payments. Once your completed and signed acceptance form is received by NEH, you will be sent an award letter that includes instructions for submitting your banking information to NEH.
9. Acceptance and Certification
I accept the offer of an award and agree to comply with the conditions governing it as set forth in the General Information on 2015-2016 NEH-NSF Documenting Endangered Languages Fellowships. I certify that the information submitted in this form is true and correct to the best of my knowledge and that any changes or additions will be promptly reported to NEH.
Privacy Act Statement: Social Security Numbers are required by law for the processing of payments of Federal funds. Failure to provide this information may delay or prevent the receipt of payments through the Automated Clearing House Payment System.
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