Dear Colleagues: Below is a summary of a recent NIH Guide notice. Please review the notice and forward it to faculty, researchers and staff, as appropriate. Questions regarding these notices should be directed to your Contract and Grant Officer. Publication of the Revised NIH Grants Policy Statement (Rev. April 2021) for Fiscal Year 2021(NOT-OD-21-107)National Institutes…

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Dear Colleagues, Please see the important notice below from NIH regarding the future requirement of entering a Commons IDs for all Senior/Key Personnel in the “Credentials” field on all proposal applications. Although the requirement won’t be effective until next year (meaning you won’t encounter a validation error upon submission if not complete yet), starting with…

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Dear Colleagues: Below is a summary of a recent NIH Guide notice. Please review the notice and forward it to faculty, researchers and staff, as appropriate. Questions regarding these notices should be directed to your Contract and Grant Officer. Reminder: Required use of FORMS-F application forms for application submission(NOT-OD-21-104)National Institutes of Health This notice is…

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Dear Colleagues, FileNet is back ONLINE. Please proceed with the your work – the systems should be up and running. Please contact the ERA Team (era@research.uci.edu) if you run into any problems. Thanks! The ERA Team From: CG-News cg-news-bounces@maillists.uci.edu On Behalf Of Contract and Grant NewsSent: Tuesday, April 13, 2021 8:41 AMTo: cg-news@uci.eduSubject: [Contract and…

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Dear Colleagues, FileNet is currently down, which affects accessing/uploading attachments in Kuali Research (KR) and the Award Transaction Summary (ATS) and Subaward Transaction Summary (STS). Thank you, The ERA Team

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Contracts & Grants Fund Accounting Series Contracts and Grants Accountingoffers several classes that focus on fund accounting processes for sponsored projects. These classes are geared toward individuals that are relatively new to managing contract or grant award funds in a University setting, but may also be helpful to all those that would like to refresh…

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Dear Colleagues: Below is a summary of a recent NIH Guide notice. Please review the notice and forward it to faculty, researchers and staff, as appropriate. Questions regarding these notices should be directed to your Contract and Grant Officer. Change to NINDS Administrative Reduction Policy for Modular R01 Awards (NOT-NS-21-053) National Institute of Neurological Disorders…

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University policy requires that an Institutional Review Board (IRB) must review human research projects prior to the start of the research. Undergraduate students who wish to engage in faculty mentored exempt research through the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program ( UROP ) may now use the  Exempt Self-Determination Tool. In addition, for all UCI researchers, the …

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This notice replacesNOT-OD-21-069– Announcement of Childcare Costs for Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Fellows issued on March 1, 2021 and corrects previously provided application instructions. New and administrative supplement applications must include the childcare cost request for the first year on the PHS Fellowship Supplemental Form (i.e. $2,500 for 12 months)…

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