Federal Government Re-Opens Through February 15th

The Office of the Dean for Research along with the Office of Research and Project Administration are closely monitoring guidance from our federal funding agencies as the resumption of operations continues.  We will post all updates on this webpage as the information becomes available.

Any project-specific questions that arise can be directed to your ORPA representative.

Agency specific information as of January 28th includes:

National Science Foundation

A Resumption of Operations at the National Science Foundation  web page has been published that outlines proposal preparation and submission, existing due date changes, revision of the implementation date for the new PAPPG guide (originally scheduled to become effective on 1/28/19) and more.  NSF states this page will be updated as more information is finalized.

2/1/19 update - The Chemistry Directorate has issued revised deadline dates for the following relevant CHE solicitations:

Pub ID Title Original Deadline Submission Type New Deadline Date
19-543 Harnessing the Data Revolution (HDR): Institutes for Data-Intensive Research in Science and Engineering - Ideas Labs (I-DIRSE-IL) 1-29-19 Preliminary Proposals 3-4-19
19-518 Harnessing the Data Revolution (HDR): Data Science Corps (DSC) 2-4-19 Full Proposals 2-14-19
19-532 Enabling Quantum Leap: Quantum Idea Incubator for Transformational Advances in Quantum Systems (QII - TAQS) 2-21-19 Preliminary Proposals 2-22-19
18-600 Understanding the Rules of Life: Epigenetics 2-1-19 Full Proposals 2-1-19 (no change)



NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine issued a message to the NASA workforce on January 28, 2019.