20 Jan

On January 26, 2015, the National Science Foundation (NSF) will implement changes in FastLane to support the revised version of the Proposal and Award Policies and Procedures Guide and to run additional automated compliance checks on proposals.

16 Jan

Updated EBS Approvers List for January 2014.

Margaux | January 16th, 2015

There have been changes made to the Electronic Blue Sheet Approvers List as of January 16,2015.

14 Jan

NIH Salary Cap Threshold Change

Margaux | January 14th, 2015

Effective January 11, 2015 the Executive Level II NIH salary cap was changed to $183,300 annually, an increase of $1,800 from the previous cap of $ 181,500.

12 Dec

New Shared Research Facilities Rates.

Margaux | December 12th, 2014

Please note that there are new Shared Research Facilities Rates User Fees.

12 Dec

Frequently Asked Pre-proposal Questions

Margaux | December 12th, 2014

The Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) often receives inquiries as to whether a Pre-proposal (i.e. Letter of Intent, White Paper, Concept Paper) needs to be submitted through the EBS.

12 Dec

Director's Update on Uniform Guidance

Margaux | December 12th, 2014

In our last newsletter, we discussed the advent of some ‘new’ Federal grant regulations, “Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards” (Uniform Guidance). The Uniform Guidance takes effect December 26, 2014.

12 Dec

OSP Listserv

Margaux | December 12th, 2014

OSP would like to remind you that if you are interested in being included on our listserv, please visit our home page, http://osp.research.wvu.edu/, and click on “OSP Mailing List Add or Remove Form.”

12 Dec

Guidance on Award Closeout Process

Margaux | December 12th, 2014

The University strives to ensure that all Sponsored Agreement requirements are met as instructed in the agreed upon terms and conditions. As part of any agreement, there are closeout requirements that the University needs to adhere to for that specific award.

12 Dec

OSP Office Winter Closings

Margaux | December 12th, 2014

The Office of Sponsored Programs, along with WVU and WVURC, will be closed on the following days in December and January;

12 Dec

New Notice from NIH

Margaux | December 12th, 2014

The Office of Sponsored Programs would like to make the research community aware of the new National Institutes of Health (NIH) notice NOT-OD-15-024, “New Biographical Sketch Format Required for NIH and AHRQ Grant Applications Submitted for Due Dates on or After January 25, 2015.”