Announcements

Now Available: Faculty Disclosure Resources

Recently federal funding agencies and congressional committees have expressed concerns regarding certain activities that threaten the integrity of the U.S. research enterprise. In response, the Office of the Vice Provost for Research has collected and collated updated guidance for Harvard Researchers in addressing faculty disclosure and intellectual property protection. This information, along with a set of FAQs, can be found on the OVPR website at https://... Read more about Now Available: Faculty Disclosure Resources

Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship Proposals Due September 11, 2019

Proposals for the next call for the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships (IF) under Horizon 2020 are due at 11am EST on Wednesday, September 11, 2019. Please note that this means proposals are due to OSP/SPA/ORA at 11am EST on Wednesday, September 4, 2019. Specific information about the call can be found on the European Commission...

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Fringe Benefit Language for Budget Justification

Update on Fringe Benefit Rates for Proposals:

During the interim period while we await the official DHHS/CAS FY20 F&A/Fringe Benefit rate letter, there may be proposals that require a copy of the letter or the date of the letter.  In those circumstances, please us the following language:

“The fringe rates have been negotiated with DHHS/CAS, and they have instructed Harvard to use these rates pending the official rate letter.” 

We anticipate getting the signed agreement by the end of the month. If you have any questions, please...

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Now Available in Research.gov: Support for Collaborative Proposals with Subawards and New SPO/AOR Email Notification

NSF has implemented several enhancements to their Grants Management site.

  • Prepare and submit full, research collaborative proposal with subawards
  • Modernizing Proposal Preparation and Submission
  • Faster document uploads
  • New email notification functionality

Click here to go directly to the NSF...

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NSPIRES Release 7.1

News from NSPIRES:

A significant upgrade to NSPIRES is planned on Saturday June 15. This upgrade will include a new layout and look to the web site. This is a first step in the major improvements planned for the NSPIRES web site as a result of the system refresh activities.

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