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NSF Proposal & Award Policy Newsletter - Aug/Sep 2017

The 3rd issue of the NSF Proposal & Award Policy Newsletter is now available on the NSF website. Included in this issue are proposed significant changes to the next iteration of the Proposal & Award Policies & Procedure Guide (PAPPG); the newly revised common rule for the protection of human subjects; faculty salary policy, aka the two-month rule; FAQs on the collaborators and other affiliations pilot; and more.  For... Read more about NSF Proposal & Award Policy Newsletter - Aug/Sep 2017

Automated Proposal Compliance Checks for NSF Proposals, Effective July 25, 2016

A recent advisory from the NSF notes that effective July 25, 2016, all NSF proposals will be subject to a new series of automated compliance validation checks to ensure compliance with requirements in the Proposal and Award Policies and Procedures Guide (PAPPG), Chapter II.C.2. This new series of automated compliance checks are in addition to those that were implemented in previous years. Click here for a complete list of FastLane...

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NSF PAPPG Training Initiative: Follow Up and Presentation Link

Author: Marrybell Ramos

On behalf of OSP, FAS/RAS, HKS, and SEAS, thank you for attending the NSF PAPPG update on January 6, 2016. We appreciate you taking time out of your busy schedules to attend. We hope that you found the presentation informative and helpful, and that it will assist you with your proposals development and submission process effective January 25, 2016. We encourage you to view the presentation and to visit the URLs listed on the resource page for more information. We will be happy to assist you with any questions or concerns about proposal preparation and...

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NSF Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) Updated Effective January 25, 2016

Posted on behalf of administration at OSP, FAS/RAS, HKS, and SEAS

As many of you already know, the new NSF Proposal and Award Policies and Procedures Guide (PAPPG) has been released and updated, effective January 25, 2016 (see here). We realize that this will have an impact on sponsored research day-to-day operations. In the spirit of consistency and implementation of these updates, we’ve met to discuss how these changes will impact the research community....

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NSF to Begin Automated Proposal Compliance on April 24, 2015

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.

Dear Colleagues:

Beginning April, 24, 2015, proposals submitted in response to Program Solicitations in FastLane will undergo a series of automated proposal compliance validation checks to ensure they comply with requirements outlined in the...

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NSF Updates Proposal and Award Policies and Procedures Guide to Implement Uniform Guidance

Author: Eric Dorman

Looking to do some reading over the Thanksgiving break? Last week, the NSF officially released its revised Proposal and Award Policies and Procedures Guide (PAPPG) to implement the new Uniform Guidance (2 CFR 200). The PAPPG is a compilation of documents that assist in both the pre- and post-award phases of NSF grants and agreements. Like the Uniform Guidance itself, the revised PAPPG will go into effect on December 26, 2014.

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