The National Science Foundation has issued Important Notice 133A, an update to its Notice 133 which explained the impact of Sequestration on NSF operations for the remainder of the current fiscal year


The Fulbright-Hayes Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowship Program provides opportunities to doctoral candidates to engage in full-time dissertation research in modern foreign languages and area studies.


The FY2014 USM Compensation Guidelines include a three-percent Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA) to be made on January 1, 2014 for regular faculty, staff and graduate assistants and a minimum one-percent Merit increase to be made on April 1, 2014.


In March of 2012, the Maryland state legislature charged the Board of Regents with developing a plan for the University of Maryland‘s College Park and Baltimore campuses to expand their collaborative efforts in order to create an even greater impact on the state and the next generation of innovators.


In preparation for the Spring break campus closure, this is ORA’s annual reminder concerning proposal processing and submissions. ORA staff will not be available March 18-20 while the campus is closed.


A new version of the NSF Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG), (NSF 13-1) has been issued. The PAPPG is comprised of documents relating to the Foundation's proposal and award process and consists of the:


This is ORA’s annual reminder regarding the University’s scheduled holiday closings and the need for timely proposal submissions.


The latest version of the Internal Routing Form for proposals is available on ORA’s website:


New regulations pertaining to financial conflicts of interest in research sponsored by the U.S. Public Health Service (PHS) went into effect on August 24, 2012.


The Public Health Service (PHS) regulations governing Financial Conflict of Interest (FCOI) programs at institutions that accept PHS research funds have new requirements effective August 24, 2012.



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