Upcoming Training Opportunity, NSF Proposal Submission Modernization (PSM) Webinar

You are invited to participate in the National Science Foundation (NSF) Electronic Research Administration (ERA) Forum Webinar on March 15, 2017 from 10:00-11:30 a.m. ET

The purpose of the Forum is to gather individual opinions and perspectives around NSF ERA activities. The topic of the third ERA Forum will be NSF’s Proposal Submission Modernization (PSM) initiative. This Forum will specifically focus on Sponsored Projects Office (SPO) and Authorized Organizational Representative (AOR) access and activities.

Subrecipient Monitoring and the OBI Subagreements Dashboard

The Uniform Guidance, specifically §200.331, requires pass-through entities to evaluate each subrecipient's risk of noncompliance in order to determine the appropriate monitoring level and to monitor the activities of subrecipient organizations to ensure that the subaward is in compliance with applicable Federal statutes and regulations and the terms of the subaward.

Additional OBI Grants Management training opportunities added!

The grants management suite of reports in CREW sunsets December 1st, so if you manage grants at Harvard or a Harvard affiliate you'll want to become familiar with the OBI Grants Management dashboards before then. However, if you have not yet attended an OBI Grants Management dashboard training, you’re in luck! We have added two additional training sessions in November to meet your training needs.  There will also be monthly sessions held in December, January, and February.  Please check out the OSP Training Calendar to register …

Reminder: REACH Advanced Training Session: Structures for Encouraging Discovery and Their Incentive Effects for Faculty

Don't forget to register for our exciting REACH Advanced Training Session this Thursday, October 20, from 3:00pm to 4:30pm, titled Structures for Encouraging Discovery and Their Incentive Effects for Faculty. Our lead presenter will be Louis M. Guenin, Lecturer on Ethics, Department of Microbiology and Immunobiology, Harvard Medical School.

Reminder for OBI users: attend an OBI training session before November 1st!

Are you an OBI user at Harvard or a Harvard affiliate? If so, don't forget that CREW Grants Management reports will sunset on November 1st, 2016, so you'll need to attend one of our in-person OBI training sessions in September or October to ensure you are ready for the transition.

To get yourself ready for 11/1, please remember to: