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 and Stroke

NINDS will no longer apply administrative reductions tomodularinvestigator-initiated R01 grants. However,non-modular R01 awardswill continue to receive a 17.5% administrative reduction applied to IRG and NANDS Council budget recommendations. Investigators should carefully consider this NIH guidance when developing budgets for R01 submissions. The full guide notice should be reviewed for additional information regarding this change.

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