ORA News

  1. NIH and Non-Compliance

    April 24, 2015 – NIH may withdraw any application identified during the receipt, referral and review process that is not compliant. Click for details.

  2. Automated Compliance Checks in NSF FastLane

    April 21, 2015 – Beginning April, 24, 2015, proposals submitted in FastLane will undergo a series of automated proposal compliance validation checks.

  3. UM Plans to Expand Electronic Application Submission Initiative

    April 15, 2015 – The University is expanding our use of InfoEd Proposal Development (PD) and transitioning to a single electronic portal.

  4. Potential Delays to NIH Issuing Awards in May 2015

    April 14, 2015 – NIH's ability to issue competing and non-competing awards may be delayed for two weeks from May 19, 2015 until June 3, 2015.

  5. NSF Notices: Uniform Guidance FAQs

    April 08, 2015 – The National Science Foundation has created FAQs on its implementation of the Uniform Guidance.

  6. Revised NIH Grants Policy Statement

    April 03, 2015 – Please click on this announcement to learn more about the Revised NIH Grants Policy Statement.

  7. Extended Facilities & Administrative/Indirect Costs (F&A/IDC) Rates Through 2017

    March 26, 2015 – The University recently extended its Facilities and Administrative (F&A) Cost rates for all three campuses for the period June 1, 2015 continuing through May 31, 2017.

  8. NIH Notices

    March 23, 2015 – Notice of Potential Delays to NIH Issuing Awards in May 2015

  9. Additional Document Types Available in DMAS!

    March 23, 2015 – Effective 2/12/15, four document types (Proposal, Award/Contract, Budget/Justification and Closeout) are available for view in DMAS.

  10. InfoEd Proposal Development ALERT!!

    January 11, 2015 – NIH eRA Commons and Grants.gov are updating systems this month. As a result, new validations will be performed on electronic application submissions.

  11. ORA Training: Uniform Guidance Workshops

    January 08, 2015 – ORA will be offering the workshops on January 20 and 26. Please click for additional details.

  12. NIH Notices Archive

    December 02, 2014 – Archived NIH Notices

  13. ORA Quarterly Meetings

    October 07, 2014 – University of Miami faculty, administrators and staff are invited to attend the Office of Research Administration (ORA) Quarterly Meetings.

  14. How Do Multi-PI Applications Fare?

    August 11, 2014 – Please view this NIH article to learn how multi-PI applications fare in comparison to single-PI applications.

  15. Post-Award Personnel Shifts

    January 31, 2014 – Personnel shifts have taken place in Post-Award. Please see link for relevant information.

  16. Procedure for Department Receipt of Checks

    November 22, 2013 – University procedures require that all checks related to sponsored programs be processed through the Office of Research Administration’s lockbox.

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