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Federal Awardee Performance and Integrity Information System (FAPIIS) Requirements Expected to Begin By February 16, 2016

January 19, 2016

A system used to capture past performance and integrity information in the federal contracts world will soon be used for grants and cooperative agreements.

By February 16, 2016, NIH officials will begin using information in the Federal Awardee Performance and Integrity Information System (FAPIIS) as part of the risk assessment process for making grant awards. If NIH determines that an applicant is not qualified to receive an award, or NIH takes action to terminate an award, the determination and/or action will be reported in FAPIIS. FAPIIS reporting requirements apply to all… Read more about Federal Awardee Performance and Integrity Information System (FAPIIS) Requirements Expected to Begin By February 16, 2016

The REACH Foundations and Intermediate Programs are Accepting Applications for Spring 2016

January 15, 2016

The Research Excellence in Administration Certificate at Harvard program, a University-wide sponsored research training series for research administrators, is currently accepting applications for the Spring 2016 offering of the Foundations and Intermediate level courses. Applications for Spring 2016 are due January 20th, 2016.  For more details on the program and application process, please visit the… Read more about The REACH Foundations and Intermediate Programs are Accepting Applications for Spring 2016

Get to know the GMAS Help Features: Tool-tips, Related Links and Page Info

January 14, 2016

The Tool-tips, Related Links and Page Info are new features that have been added to GMAS. These features are to be continuously updated even outside of a release. If you have new information that you think should be added, please submit a ticket to the GMAS 2.0 team.

Tool Tips

A new feature that provides information about specific fields on the page.

Page Info

A new feature that elaborates on the information presented on a given… Read more about Get to know the GMAS Help Features: Tool-tips, Related Links and Page Info

eRA Commons status screen for PIs now mobile friendly

January 14, 2016

Beginning on January 15, 2016, a new URL will be available to PIs for mobile access to their status information in eRA Commons.  The new URL will be:

https://m.era.nih.gov/cmb

This new mobile access means it will be significantly easier for PIs to track and manage grant applications and awards because the Status screen will be easily viewable on a range of devices such as tablets and smartphones. PIs can simply go to the eRA Commons mobile login page and provide their… Read more about eRA Commons status screen for PIs now mobile friendly

Effective Date Extension: Responsibilities of Purchasers, Preparers and Approvers Policy

January 12, 2016

Author: Andrea Sexton

After requests from several Schools and discussions with the Financial Policy Review Committee, we have extended the effective date of the Responsibilities of Purchasers, Preparers and Approvers policy to March 1, 2016. The online training module is still in development and is now expected to be ready in January; a March 1 effective date will allow time for users to take the training before the policy is live… Read more about Effective Date Extension: Responsibilities of Purchasers, Preparers and Approvers Policy

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