GMAS 2.0 Upgrade – Additional Information on July Release and Office Hours

The Grants Management Application Suite (GMAS) system is scheduled to be upgraded on July 27, 2015. The team will convert 24 pages to a new page design to provide larger fonts, highlight key page information, leverage more of the space on the page, and provide page and field assistance. The July release will include converted pages that belong to the accounts, sponsor notice and sub-agreement modules.  

Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships, Part of Horizon 2020, Due September 10

Author: Jennifer Ponting

Proposals for the next call for the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships (IF) under Horizon 2020 are due at 11am EST on Thursday, September 10, 2015. Please note that this means proposals are due to OSP/SPA at 11am EST on Thursday, September 3, 2015. Specific information about the call can be found here.

NIH Issues Reminder on Recent Deadline Changes

In this week’s top stories on the Extramural Nexus, NIH staff remind award recipients of a recent change to submission deadlines for the Final Federal Financial Report, Final Progress Report, and Final Invention Statement and Certification. Originally announced in NIH’s February 2015 Interim Grant General Conditions, the change dictates that final reports be submitted within 120 calendar days of the end of the period of performance.