Definition: The award number is a unique, eleven-character number that identifies each award issued by a specific office to a specific grantee.

 

Additional Information:The award number can be found on the award notices issued to grantees by Department program offices. Grantees/payees should contact the program offices for award numbers. Below is an example of an award number:

A123B071234

A = Principal Office designator

123 = CFDA numeric suffix of the program