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Red flags

While they are not necessarily deal breakers, these "red flags" are indicators of significant problems or issues in proposals that must be resolved before agencies will support them.

NIFC External Affairs staff looks for "red flags" in proposals, including:

In addition, NIFC tends to avoid proposals for lengthy television series, because hosting units and agencies usually can't commit to open-ended and on-going projects.

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