Tag Archives: NIH

NIH Posts Assurance that Blizzard Won’t Affect Applications

Sometimes when you are souring the grants news landscape, you run across an unexpected headline that you just makes you chuckle. The most recent example was on the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) Office of Extramural Research blog, Extramural Nexus.

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NIH, NSF Issue Revised Policy Guides

Research grantees now have updated federal guidance to use when administering their grant programs. Late last month, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) revised its NIH Grants Policy Statement, and the National Science Foundation (NSF) posted its revised Proposal and…

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Sneak Preview: NIH Sets Standard Late Application Window

(The following was excerpted from a recent article in the Federal Grants Management Handbook.) Applicants vying for grants and cooperative agreements from the National Institutes of Health should be aware that NIH has simplified its policy for reviewing applications that…

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Sneak Preview: Research Terms and Conditions Update Under Way

(The following was excerpted from a recent article in the Federal Grants Management Handbook.) A working group of the National Science and Technology Council’s Research Business Models (RBM) subcommittee is taking steps to update the existing governmentwide research terms and…

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Sneak Preview: NIH Evaluating Life Sciences Research Threats

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Federal Grants Management Handbook.) Institutions with researchers conducting dual use research of concern (DURC) under Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), National Institutes of Health (NIH) grants and cooperative agreements…

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NIH Seeks Comments on Its Guidance on Laboratory Animals

For those familiar with animal research as part of grant projects, the National Institutes of Health wants to hear from you. NIH’s Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare recently announced that it is seeking comments and suggestions on its guidance to…

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Sneak Preview: NIH Switching From Pooled Accounts to Subaccounts

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Federal Grants Management Handbook.) The Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, aims to better assess the financial status of individual grant awards by changing its payment procedures.

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The Work Piled Up! What Now?

As much as I enjoy vacations, sometimes they make it even harder to return to work because I’ll have my work for the current week to do, plus work that had piled up from the previous week. Then I’ll wind…

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Doggone Shutdown – Literally!

We now enter the second week of the federal government shutdown with no end in sight as Congress continues to ignore the obvious need to address federal funding to keep our country running. House Republicans had offered that services are…

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Moving Forward, A Step at a Time

The Research Performance Progress Report, which three federal agencies began using this year, is now ready to take the next step. Wait, let me clarify that — TEST the next step.

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