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NSF Proposal & Award Policy Updates​

On Tuesday, March 12, 2024 Jean Feldman, Head of the Policy Office and the Division of Award Support at the U.S. National Science Foundation presented the upcoming changes to the NSF Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) that take effect May 20, 2024. A recording of the presentation, as well as a PDF copy of the presentation slides are available on the NSF Resource Center website.

NSF PAPPG

Academic Appointment Alignment

Effective fall 2024, academic and graduate research assistant (GRA) appointments will align with the calendar year. See what this means for budgeting.

Academic Appointment Alignment

NIH Policy Guidance for Subaward/Consortium Written Agreements Update

NIH has release NOT-OD-23-133, updating the NIH Grants Policy Statement Section 15.2 to issue additional requirements for foreign subrecipients in relation to documentation of data.

NOT-OD-23-133

NASA: Changes to Conflict of Interest Disclosure Requirements

NASA has published Grant Information Circular (GIC) 23-07 to inform grant and cooperative agreement recipients of forthcoming conflict of interest (COI) disclosure requirements. The GIC implements a revision to section 3.3 “Conflicts of Interest Policy”, and establishes a new term and condition, “D39: Conflict of Interest Policy Requirements” which will apply to new and amended awards starting December 1, 2023. Additional information to be published on Foreign Involvement Disclosures page.

Grant Information Circular

NIH Application Instruction Updates – Data Management and Sharing (DMS) Costs

NIH has released NOT-OD-23-161, which has rescinded requirements for a single budget line item “Data Management and Sharing Costs.” The NIH Application Guide has been updated to reflect this change for applications due on or after October 5, 2023.

NOT-OD-23-161