This data is often requested by the sponsor to be inserted somewhere within the proposal.
President and Fellows of Harvard College
Address and Phone
Type of Organization - Corporate Status
Private non-profit educational institution incorporated under the laws of Massachusetts.
Tax exempt under Section 501c (3) of the Internal Revenue Code; letter dated August 13, 1979.
I.R.S. Employer Identification Number (EIN)
This is a multipurpose tax identification number assigned to all entities which employ people, pay pensions, or open business bank accounts. This number is usually requested from Federal sponsors on their application cover page or their Representation and Certification pages.
University Area only: 1042103580 B1Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health only: 1042103580A6
Harvard Medical School only: 1042103580C5
Cognizant Federal Government Audit Agency
The federal agency with which Harvard University negotiates its indirect cost rates. Department of Health and Human Services 26 Federal Plaza, Suite 4114 New York, NY 10278.
Contact: Michael Leonard, 212-264-2069.
Dun & Bradstreet (DUNS) Number
Data Universal Numbering System – this is the number assigned by Dun and Bradstreet, which provides Harvard's credit rating to inquirers.
University Area: 082359691
Contractor Establishment Code (CEC)
62 362 480G
Providing a district allows the government to see how federal dollars impact districts.
Cambridge - Middlesex
Nuclear Regulatory Commission License No.
This license number from the NRC provides evidence that Harvard is licensed to use and handle nuclear materials.
CAGE Number: Commercial and Government Entity Code
This number identifies companies doing or wishing to do business with the federal government. This number is assigned by the Defense Logistics Information Service.
University Area: 1NQH4
SAM.gov Expiration Dates
University Area: 11/15/2017
Federal Interagency Committee on Education (FICE) Number
This identifier indicates that we are an educational institution and is requested by some of the federal agencies on their application cover page or their Representation & Certification page.
Standard Industry Code (SIC)
This number is assigned to any entity (industry, educational...) to classify the type of industry it is. The SIC number is being phased out and replaced with the North American Industry Classifications System.
611310 (North American Industry Classification Number)
NSF Institutional Code
This code is to be used on the National Science Foundation application page.
IRB Multiple Project Assurance Code for University Area and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (MPA)
This code identifies that Harvard University has an IRB in place that meets federal standards and that the University is approved to conduct research involving human subjects.
Internal Animal Care and Usage Committee (IACUC)
This number is assigned to Harvard University and identifies that the University is approved to use animals in our research and that we have facilities that meet federal standards for the care of animals.
Wire Transfer: Non-federal Awards
Contact: Sheila Doyle
OSP University Area Award Notice Email Addresses
NSF - firstname.lastname@example.org
NIH - email@example.com
Other - firstname.lastname@example.org
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