Recently the NSF sent out a Dear Colleagues letter that covered some important information on automated compliance checking of proposals sent to the NSF, including a helpful checklist. Read the full letter and the linked checklist below.
Last week the NIH released a notice (NOT-OD-15-88) warning NIH applicants and grantees that software updates may delay issuing awards from May 19 through June 3. The NIH notes that the potential delays will not affect the terms and conditions of future or existing awards.
All NIH grants with a budget period that began on 12/26/2014 or later are subject to the new NIH Grants Policy Statement released on 3/31/2015. This statement supersedes the NIH Interim Grant General Conditions that were released in February of 2015. Read more about NIH Releases New Grants Policy Statement