Updated NSF Fastlane Compliance Validation Dear Colleagues: On April, 24, 2015, the National Science Foundation (NSF) will release updates to FastLane that may impact the way you work. Proposals submitted in response to Program Solicitations in FastLane will undergo a series of automated proposal compliance validation checks to ensure they comply with requirements outlined in [...]
NIH Delays Implementation of New Biosketch Requirement NIH: We will allow researchers an additional four months to make the transition to the new format. Until due dates of May 25, researchers are encouraged to use the new format but will be allowed to submit applications using either the old or the new biosketch format as [...]
NIH SBIR/STTR Due Dates Are Changing HHS is changing standard due dates for SBIR/STTR grant applications.
NSF Fastlane Unavailble 10th-14th NOTE: NSF Fastlane will be out of service as they transition to a new financial system. The Fastlane system will be unavailable from Friday, October 10th beginning at 8:00 PM through Tuesday, October 14th, 6:00 AM EDT. For those that have proposal or report submissions that may be due around this [...]
RGS Office provides tools to create data management plans On February 22, 2013, the White House's Office of Science and Technology Policy issued a memorandum to all federal departments and agencies detailing the administration's commitment to increase access to the results of federally funded scientific research. In the near future, every federal agency will require [...]
US Dept. of Ed. - G5 System Down Nov. 19 - 24 The U.S. Department of Education will be upgrading the G5 Grants Management System production application. The G5 System will be unavailable for all activities, including the drawdown of payments, from 9:00 p.m. EST, Wednesday, November 19, 2014, until 6:00 a.m. EST, Monday, November [...]