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You’re Invited to NSF’s Convergence Accelerator Expo 2022 – Register Now!
The National Science Foundation (NSF) Convergence Accelerator is hosting the Convergence Accelerator Expo 2022, scheduled virtually for July 27 – 28, 2022 from…
NSF selects Kellina Craig-Henderson to lead Social, Behavioral & Economic Sciences Directorate
The U.S. National Science Foundation has selected Kellina Craig-Henderson to serve as Assistant Director of its Social, Behavioral and Economic…
New Login Process Coming Soon (eXCHANGE)!
The EERE Funding Opportunity Exchange (eXCHANGE) will soon be updated to integrate with Login.gov, a secure sign-in service used by…
FAL 2022-04 Department of Energy Current and Pending Support Disclosure Requirements for Financial Assistance
The Department of Energy issued FAL Department of Energy Current and Pending Support Disclosure Requirements for Financial Assistance on June 1, directing…
Free Webinar on EU Funding Opportunities- Horizon Europe for US Institutions
Horizon Europe Funding Program for US Participation. Hosted by the European Union Delegation to the USA and NCURA | 12pm…
Work from anywhere research program for community college students
This summer, Steven Lopez, assistant professor of chemistry and chemical biology, will launch a research collaboration program for community college…
Updated Requirements for NIH Notification of Removal or Disciplinary Action Involving Program Directors/Principal Investigators or other Senior/Key Personnel
The purpose of this notice is to announce updated requirements for NIH notification when a Program Director/Principal Investigator (PD/PI) or…
Clarification and Guidance for Applicants Preparing Applications for the Summer 2022 Due Dates During the COVID-19 Pandemic (NIH NOT-OD-22-112
The NIH remains firmly committed to supporting the biomedical research enterprise as the nation implements the President's Guidelines for Re-Opening America…
Congratulations! You have been selected to receive the 2022 NCURA Region I Merit Award
Congratulations Eva, much deserved!!!
New Research.gov Proposal Preparation Functionality and NSF-PAR Enhancements
We are excited to share the latest Research.gov proposal preparation functionality updates, together with information about NSF Public Access Repository…
The Time is Now! ORCID and the OSTP Guidance on NSPM-33 NCURA Virtual Live Event
Unlimited Free Additional Logins for Your Institution! May 26, 2022 2:00 – 3:30 pm EDT * Webinar 3:35 – 4:30…
REMINDER: Requirements for Submission of Final Peer-Reviewed Accepted Manuscripts
This is a semi-annual reminder that recipients of SC funded awards, made or renewed on or after October 1, 2014,…
NCURA’s e-Xtra 4/25/2022
Here is this week's NCURA e-Xtra, with timely and important information for NCURA members. Volume IX, No. 16 - 4/25/2022…
Updated NSF Pre-Award and Post-Award Disclosures Table and Current and Pending Support FAQs
NSF has issued an updated version of the table entitled NSF Pre-award and Post-award Disclosures Relating to the Biographical Sketch…
NIH Fiscal Policy info/NRSA Stipends
Please see the following information from NIH:   Notice of Fiscal Policies in Effect for FY 2022 (NOT-OD-22-105) National Institutes…
DOJ Grants Financial Guide Update
The Department of Justice (DOJ) has updated the DOJ Grants Financial Guide, which serves as the primary reference manual to assist award…
Introducing NIH’s New Scientific Data Sharing Website
I am very pleased to announce the availability of a new website on Scientific Data Sharing. Whether you are involved…
NCURA Region I Spring Meeting Registration is LIVE
Spring Meeting Registration is LIVE  Newport, RI May 2 - 5, 2022 Early bird registration Deadline: April 8, 2022 The 2022…
Salary Limitation on AHRQ FY2022 Grants, Cooperative Agreements, and Contracts
This Notice provides information to applicants, grantees, and contractors of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) regarding the…
NIAAA Issues New Data Sharing Guidance Related to Human Subjects Research Grants
The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) issued new data-sharing guidance related to human subject research grants funded by…
NSF Establishes New Directorate for Technology, Innovation and Partnerships
NSF Director Sethuraman Panchanathan announced a new directorate within the U.S. National Science Foundation focused on Technology, Innovation and Partnerships, or…
Required Use of Research.gov for Preparation and Submission of Proposals in Response to Program Descriptions
In accordance with Important Notice No. 147, many National Science Foundation (NSF) program solicitations now require the use of Research.gov…
Nurturing Diverse, Skilled, Capable, and Productive Communities of CyberInfrastructure Professionals (CIP)
NSF announces two new steps undertaken to implement the NSF vision for developing and sustaining a diverse and dynamic CI…
Requirement for Instruction in the Responsible Conduct of Research
By way of this Notice, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), and Health…
Guidance on Salary Limitation for Grants and Cooperative Agreements
This Notice provides information regarding the salary limitation for NIH grant and cooperative agreement awards and extramural research and development…
NIH NCBI Virtual Workshop – RPPR & Reporting Publications via My Bibliography (February 8 registration deadline)
The FDP is working with the NIH NCBI on a number of enhancements to ease the reporting requirements for funded…
Gearing Up for 2023: Implementing the NIH Data Management and Sharing Policy (NIH Extramural Nexus)
Frequent readers of this blog will remember that back in October 2020, NIH issued its Data Management and Sharing (DMS) Policy to…
Users must sign in to Grants.gov with Login.gov credentials by February 21
Grants.gov is always looking for ways to improve our users’ experience. We recently added an option for users who would…
RPPR Webinar with NIH! Guidance on the Preparation of NIH Research Performance Progress Report (RPPRs) with COVID-19 Impacts and Other Support
A 30-minute overview and then 60 minutes of your questions for the NIH team! Don’t miss it! The NIH has…
Publication of the Revised NIH Grants Policy Statement (Rev. December 2021) for Fiscal Year 2022
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) announces publication of the updated NIH Grants Policy Statement (NIHGPS, rev. December 2021). The…
Extending the Special Exception to the NIH/AHRQ/NIOSH Post-Submission Material Policy During the COVID-19 Pandemic: August/October 2022 Councils
For applications submitted for the August/October 2022 Council rounds (beginning with applications submitted for the January 25, 2022 due date),…
NIH Operates Under a Continuing Resolution
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), including National Institutes of Health (NIH), operates under the Further Extending Government Funding Act (Public…
NSF Cooperative Agreement Financial and Administrative Terms and Conditions updated
The NSF Cooperative Agreement Financial and Administrative Terms and Conditions (CA-FATC) have been updated with additional information regarding NSF’s enforcement…
The United States needs a department of technology and science policy
Two former NIH directors call for a cabinet-level department to formulate long-range science policy and oversee technology development. Unlike most…
Notice of NIH’s Encouragement of Applications Supporting Individuals from Underrepresented Ethnic and Racial Groups as well as Individuals with Disabilities
NIH’s mission is to seek fundamental knowledge about the nature and behavior of living systems and to apply that knowledge…
FORMS-G Grant Application Forms & Instructions Must be Used for Due Dates On or After January 25, 2022 – New Grant Application Instructions Now Available
This Notice reminds the applicant and recipient community that applicants must use FORMS-G application packages for due dates on or…
NSF News: Enhancements to the Research.gov Proposal Submission System, NSF Public Access Repository, and NSF.gov Award Search
Effective November 22, 2021, the National Science Foundation (NSF) enhanced the Research.gov Proposal Submission System, NSF Public Access Repository, and…
Recent Scam Involving NSF’s Name and Likeness
The U.S. National Science Foundation is aware of its name and likeness being used in a fraudulent manner. Scammers claiming…
NIH announces enhanced checks for registration and report clinical trial results
Enhanced checks on non-compliance with clinical trial registration and reporting came into effect in eRA’s Human Subjects System on October…
NSF Fall 2021 ERA Forum Webinar on November 16, 2021
FastLane is going away at the end of 2022. Be in the know on NSF's proposal preparation and submission modernization…
NIH Virtual Seminar on Program Funding and Grants Administration
A free NIH virtual seminar for anyone working with the NIH grants process will be held Monday, November 1 -…
Revision of NSF Cooperative Agreement Financial and Administrative Terms and Conditions (CAFATC)
NSF Cooperative Agreement Financial and Administrative Terms and Conditions (CA-FATC) have been updated to implement Executive Order 14042, Ensuring Adequate…
NIH Operates Under a Continuing Resolution
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), including NIH, operates under the Extending Government Funding and Delivering Emergency Assistance…
NSF Grants Conference Recordings
All conference sessions will be hosted on Zoom and simulcast to YouTube Live. Please visit this page during the conference…
Enhancements to NSF applications submitted in Research.gov, FastLane & Grants.gov
The National Science Foundation (NSF) has enabled a number of enhancements for proposals submitted in Research.gov, FastLane, and Grants.gov. In…
Issuance of the NSF Grants.gov Application Guide – Effective October 4, 2021
The National Science Foundation (NSF) has published a revised version of the NSF Grants.gov Application Guide (NSF 21-084). Overall, the…
FAll 2021 Virtual Grants Conference | October 4-8, 2021
Save the Date! Join the National Science Foundation (NSF) for the Fall 2021 NSF Virtual Grants Conference, to be held…
Extension of COVID Flexibilities for Method of Instruction in the Responsible Conduct of Research (NIH, Extramural Nexus)
NIH (together with AHRQ and HRSA) will extend the existing COVID flexibilities permitting online training in the responsible conduct of…
Upcoming: Save the Date November 1-4, 2021: Fall 2021 NIH Virtual Seminar on Program Funding and Grants Administration (NIH)
If you are an administrator, researcher, early-stage investigator, graduate student, or anyone new to working with the NIH grants process,…
What Is a Grant?
A Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is the document all federal agencies use to announce the availability of grant funds to…

Last Updated on December 22, 2020