NIH released Notice # NOT-OD-23-047 to announce that they are updating and implementing HHS language on the Non-Discrimination Legal Requirements for Recipients of Federal Financial Assistance. All Notices of Funding Opportunity (NOFOs) (i.e. Funding Opportunity Announcements) and Notices of Award (NoAs) will include the updated non-discrimination language.
NIH has issued a request for information (RFI) seeking feedback on revising and simplifying the peer review framework for research project grant applications. The goal of this effort is to facilitate the mission of scientific peer review – identification of the strongest, highest-impact research. The proposed changes will allow peer reviewers to focus on scientific merit by evaluating 1) the scientific impact, research rigor, and feasibility of the proposed research without the distraction of... Read more about Update on Simplifying Review Criteria: A Request for Information
As we get closer to the January 25, 2023 effective date of the new NIH Data Management and Sharing (DMS) Policy, here are 12 tips and resources we would like to gift you – but you might have to supply your own partridge in a pear tree
NIH released Notice #NOT-OD-23-035 to announce the creation of a central email inbox for inquiries related to the submission and processing of Federal Financial Reports (FFRs) and financial closeout. Please send FFR and financial closeout inquiries to the Office of Policy for Extramural Research Administration (OPERA) FFR Reconciliation and Financial Closeout Support Center at OPERAFFRInquiries@od.nih.gov.
Beginning January 21, 2023, the registration and authentication process for the EBiz POC (Electronic-Business Point of Contact) will change. The enhancement will improve account security with multi-factor authentication, and allow users to choose their username or use an existing applicant account. Managing an organization’s presence on Grants.gov will be more simple with improved user... Read more about Upcoming Improvements to EBiz Account Management