Standard Form 424

Additional guidance for completing SF-424:

Item 8c Organizational DUNS: For example "DUNS 54-12324567." All applicants for federal funding must provide their Dun and Bradstreet DUNS number on the SF-424.  If your organization needs a DUNS number, please see or call 888-814-1435.
Item 10 Name of Federal Agency: Department of Commerce, NOAA.
Item 11 11.473 and reference the title of the of the program under which assistance is requested, as found in the program announcement.
Item 17 Start dates should be the first day of a month. End dates should be the last day of a month. The earliest start date that can be listed will be listed in the relevant federal funding opportunity announcement, specifically, in Section V, Applicant Review Information, Anticipated Announcement and Award Dates.
Item 18 This should list the total amount of funds requested from the Office for Coastal Management for this proposal.  In the event that your project is seeking funds from more than one federal agency, the other federal agencies should be listed in Item 18e.

Example of SF-424 (PDF) for a one-year funded project (a multiple year project) or for a multi-year project (a project receiving funding in increments or by allotment, usually on an annual basis).