NSF Deadlines Extended to Tuesday, July 26th

July 25, 2016

Due to a server shutdown related to a power failure on Thursday, July 21, the National Science Foundation has extended the deadline for all proposals (including CAREER proposals) originally due on Friday, July 22, until 5 p.m. local time on Tuesday, July 26. All other NSF deadlines remain as announced.

OCG Seeking Director, Contracts

May 20, 2016

The Office of Contracts and Grants is seeking a Director of Contracts to serve as a contracting expert, with experience in both federal and private industry contracting. The Director shall have substantial experience drafting, reviewing, interpreting, and negotiating a wide variety of contracts and shall serve as an expert leader...

NSF CAREER Program Webinar May 26

May 12, 2016

Webinar Details May 26, 2016 1 - 3 PM (Eastern Daylight Time, New York, GMT-04:00) The NSF CAREER Coordinating Committee hosts a webinar to answer participants' questions about development and submission of proposals to the NSF Faculty Early Career Development Program ( CAREER ). The webinar will give participants the...

NIH Policy & Guidance Phase II Changes effective May 25, 2016

April 22, 2016

As part of the National Institutes of Health's annual review of their policy and guidance documents, additional changes and updates go into effect May 25, 2016. These guidance documents address requirements for proposal submissions as well as award management. A summary of each agency's changes can be found on the...

NOAA's Grants Online Final Reporting Deadlines

April 21, 2016

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) closeout deadline for grants is 90 days after the award end date. It is possible to request an extension to the closeout period, which is not a “no cost extension” but allows additional time to submit final closeout reports. Without such an extension...

Foundation Directory Online for finding grants is now available campus-wide

April 8, 2016

Through a collaboration between the University Libraries, the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, and Advancement, the CU-Boulder campus now has access to Foundation Directory Online, a tool beneficial to those seeking grant funding, company information and job opportunities. The data in Foundation Directory Online, which is updated weekly,...

Temporary Changes in IACUC Office

March 18, 2016

The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) office has announced some temporary process and duty changes as follows: For the time being, the primary point of contact for the IACUC Office will be Candi Loebat, iacucoffice@colorado.edu . Until further notice, please use email rather than phone as your primary...

Updated Proposal Submission Request (PSR) Form

Feb. 8, 2016

Due to changes in several federal policies and feedback on the Proposal Submission Request (PSR) form , OCG has updated the PSR form. The new form should be used for all new proposal submission requests sent to Proposal Analysts as of Tuesday, February 9. As a reminder, the PSR form...

Changes to NSF Biosketch Guidelines

Feb. 5, 2016

The National Science Foundation issued new guidelines for proposals which took effect January 25. One of these changes involved removing the Collaborators and Other Affiliations section from the biographical sketch and making it a separate document. PIs, co-PIs, and anyone designated as senior personnel must still provide all of the...

Closeout Email Notifications Status

Jan. 29, 2016

Due to the data conversion and validation taking place in PeopleSoft 9.2, the auto-generated 90/60/30 day closeout email notifications are not currently being generated by the finance system. In the interim and until the end date validation is complete in PeopleSoft, award end dates can be monitored in InfoEd. Attached...