Award Identifier

Unique identifier assigned to an award, contract, or grant.


Note that this is a real-world identifier, not an XML ID.
External Identifier: This element holds an external identifier, assigned to a contract, grant, stipend, or other award by the awarding agency. The contents of this element should not be confused with the @id attribute, which holds an internal document identifier that can be used by software to preform a simple link.


Content Model

<!ELEMENT  award-id     (#PCDATA %award-id-elements;)*               >

Expanded Content Model



Text, numbers, or special characters, zero or more

This element may be contained in:


<funding-source id="gs1">National Institutes of Health</funding-source>
<funding-source id="gs2">National Science Foundation</funding-source>