What's New

NIH issued a notice on July 24, 2019 delaying the requirement for institutions to report the results of basic research on human studies in ClinicalTrials.gov until September 2021. See the full notice at https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-OD-19-126.html

NIH will require ORCID iDs for trainees supported by existing Research Training (e.g. T32) and Research Education (e.g. R25) awards beginning October 1, 2019. Beginning with receipt dates on or after January 25, 2020, the requirement for ORCID identifiers will also be enforced at the time of application for individual fellowship (F31, F32) and career development (K series) applications....

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Updated guidance from the UMass Office of the General Counsel for disclosures related to foreign influence on research is now available: Foreign Influence Disclosure Guidance for Federally Funded Research (PDF). This replaces the guidance in earlier messages sent on March 27, 2019 and March 28, 2019....

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Kuali Research is live and available to use for proposal submissions, awards management, and Conflict of Interest (COI). Please visit www.umass.edu/research/kuali to log in and to find guides, documentation, and videos.

The transition from SmartGrant to Kuali Research will begin July 1, 2019.

Neither system will be available from July 1 - 7, 2019.

Kuali will be available to use for proposal submissions, awards management, and Conflict of Interest (COI) starting on Monday, July 8, 2019 at 8:00 a.m...

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Proposals due to sponsors between July 1 and July 10, 2019 must be submitted within SmartGrant in the last two weeks of June. More information and a table with dates for submission to the Office of Pre-Award Services (OPAS) and to the sponsor is available.

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