Updated NIH RPPR Instruction Guide is now available!

Dear Colleagues: As a follow on to the NIH eRA Commons announcement on Monday, May 16th, I am forwarding a separate message regarding the updated RPPR Instruction Guide. The instruction guide reflects changes associated with recently issued guide notices on Other Support and Biosketch format pages, human subjects, Trainee Diversity Report and NRSA childcare costs reporting…

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NIH Guide Notice Updates

Dear Colleagues:  Below are summaries of a recent NIH Guide notices. Please review the notices and forward it to faculty, researchers and staff, as appropriate. Questions regarding these notices should be directed to your Contract and Grant Officer. Notice of Legislative Mandates in Effect for FY 2022 (NOT-OD-22-117) National Institutes of Health The Consolidated Appropriations…

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NIH eRA Enhancements: New Look for Delegations in eRA Commons Released Today, Monday, May 16

Dear Colleagues,  Please see the notice below regarding the refreshed delegations screens in eRA Commons that were launched today. Best, Nancy Nancy Lewis Executive Director, Sponsored Projects Administration Office of Research University of California, Irvine 160 Aldrich Hall Irvine, CA 92697-7600 Ph-(949) 824-2897 E-mail: nrlewis@uci.edu From: eRA Information – Public <ERA-INFORMATION-L@LIST.NIH.GOV&gt; on behalf of eRA…

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NIH eRA Alert: Action Required for In-Progress RPPR Budget Forms Due to RPPR Update June 23; Updated RPPR Instruction Guide Available

Dear Colleagues: Please see the important notice below regarding upcoming changes to the RPPR Budget forms and actions that you must take to avoid rework as a result of those changes. Best, Nancy Nancy Lewis Executive Director, Sponsored Projects Administration Office of Research University of California, Irvine 160 Aldrich Hall Irvine, CA 92697-7600 Ph-(949) 824-2897…

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NIH Guide Notice Updates

Dear Colleagues:  Below are summaries of a recent NIH Guide notices. Please review the notices and forward it to faculty, researchers and staff, as appropriate. Questions regarding these notices should be directed to your Contract and Grant Officer. AHRQ Announcement of Childcare Costs Allowance for Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Fellows…

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NCURA YouTube Tuesday Rewind- Post-Award 101: What Is It?

Dear Colleagues, Please see the NCURA You Tube video below entitled Post Award 101. Happy viewing! Best, Nancy Nancy Lewis Executive Director, Sponsored Projects Administration Office of Research University of California, Irvine 160 Aldrich Hall Irvine, CA 92697-7600 Ph-(949) 824-2897 E-mail: nrlewis@uci.edu From: NCURA <info@ncura.edu&gt; Sent: Tuesday, May 3, 2022 12:30 PM To: Nancy Lewis…

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New Research.gov Proposal Preparation Functionality and NSF-PAR Enhancements

Dear Colleague, Please see the important message below from NSF regarding Research.gov proposal preparation functionality and NSF-PAR enhancements. Please note that beginning January 2023, all proposals must be submitted to NSF in Research.gov. Fastlane will no longer be available as a proposal submission option to NSF. Nancy Nancy Lewis Executive Director, Sponsored Projects Administration Office of…

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FREE NCURA Webinar – ORCIT and the OSTP Guidance on NSPM-33

Dear Colleagues, The Office of Research is providing access to the NCURA Webinar – ORCID and the OSTP Guidance on NSPM-33 to the campus community free of charge. This webinar will be held on Thursday, May 26th at 11:00am and will last approximately 90 minutes. To register, you will need to have a member or non-member account…

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NIH Guide Notice-Notice of Fiscal Policies in Effect for FY 2022

Dear Colleagues, Please see the recent NIH Guide notice below regarding NIH’s fiscal polices in effect for 2022. This Notice provides guidance about the NIH funding levels, NRSA stipend increases, the NIH salary cap and implements the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2022 (Public Law 117-103), signed into law on March 15, 2022. Please review this notice carefully and forward it…

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