Dear Colleagues:

NSF has reissued it’s entire suite of Award Terms and Conditions (see full listing below). The terms and conditions have  been revised to align with changes to the Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) (NSF 17-1).  All references to the Grant Proposal Guide (GPG) and Award & Administration Guide (AAG) have been replaced with references to the PAPPG.  Each set of terms and conditions is accompanied by a summary of changes made to that document.

The revised Terms and Conditions will apply to all new NSF awards and funding amendments to existing NSF awards issued on or after January 30, 2017. 

Revisions have been made to the following documents:

·Grant General Conditions (GC-1);

·Cooperative Agreement Financial & Administrative Terms and Conditions (CA-FATC);

·Cooperative Agreement Supplemental Financial & Administrative Terms and Conditions for Managers of Large Facilities;

·Cooperative Agreement Supplemental Financial & Administrative Terms and Conditions for Managers of Federally Funded Research and Development Centers (FFRDCS);

·International Research Terms and Conditions;

·Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR)/Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Phase I Grant General Conditions; 

·Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR)/Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Phase II Grant General Conditions; and

·Administration of NSF Conference or Group Travel Grant Special Conditions (FL 26). 

This is also a reminder that NSF will offer a Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) Update Webinar on Thursday, January 19, 2017, from 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM EST.

The webinar will provide an overview of significant changes and clarifications to the PAPPG that will take effect for proposals submitted, or due, on or after January 30, 2017. The PAPPG details NSF’s proposal preparation …
More at https://www.nsf.gov/events/event_summ.jsp?cntn_id=190643&WT.mc_id=USNSF_13&WT.mc_ev=click

Nancy

Nancy Lewis

Executive Director, Sponsored Projects

 

Sponsored Projects Administration

UCI Office of Research

141 Innovation, Suite 250

Irvine, CA  92697-7600

PH:  (949) 824-2897

Fax: (949) 824-2094

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