Tag Archives: NSF

Final Research Terms and Conditions Become Effective

Well folks, it’s now official. It’s been many months in the making but federal research agencies now can use the updated governmentwide Research Terms and Conditions that implement the Office of Management and Budget’s uniform grant guidance. The final Research…

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Sneak Preview: NSF Urged To Strengthen DATA Act Preparations

(The following was excerpted from a recent article in the Single Audit Information Service.) The National Science Foundation (NSF), in response to recent audit recommendations from the NSF Office of Inspector General (OIG), has completed a risk management plan that…

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New NSF Proposals, Procedures Guide Now Available

Current recipients of National Science Foundation (NSF) funding, as well applicants seeking awards from NSF, should be aware that the agency has made its updated NSF Proposal and Award Policies and Procedures Guide (PAPPG) available on the NSF website.

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Agencies Aligning with the Revised Research Terms and Conditions

One of the topics we have been following is the effort to revise the governmentwide Research Terms and Conditions for federal research awards. In fact, we posted a new story today providing an update on this effort at Thompson’s Grants…

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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: NSF FAQ Addresses Uniform Guidance Policies

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Federal Grants Management Handbook.) The National Science Foundation (NSF) recently released a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) document that responds to specific concerns among its award recipients regarding the agency’s policies adopting…

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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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NSF OIG Sends Alert Concerning Headquarters Construction Delays

If you’ve ever had major remodeling work done on your house, you know how frustrating it can be if delays in progress extend the completion date. I personally considered myself lucky when the three-week kitchen remodel our family went through…

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Agency Proposal Submission Deadline Under Uniform Grant Guidance Looming

There’s a deadline fast approaching less than three weeks away. It doesn’t involve grant recipients – it applies to federal agencies. Whether they meet that deadline is anyone’s guess.

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NSF Grantees Now Must Submit Program Income Worksheet

Recipients of grants from the National Science Foundation should be aware that the agency recently revised its Grant General Conditions, along with some of its other key grants policies. The revisions, effective Feb. 24, 2014, aren’t overly extensive, but they…

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