July 26, 2016 – Join Us for the ORA Quarterly Meeting scheduled for July 28 at the Miller School of Medicine and July 29 at the Coral Gables Campus.
June 28, 2016 – Please read this message from Jean Feldman, Head, Policy Office, National Science Foundation.
June 24, 2016 – NSF has revised its Award Terms and Conditions to implement the requirements stipulated in the Uniform Guidance.
June 24, 2016 – Post Award recently created a mailbox to serve as a convenient way to submit requests electronically. All ORA mailboxes are listed here and monitored daily.
April 12, 2016 – Click to view the ORA Community Meeting Presentation for April 11 & 14, 2016.
January 27, 2016 – New Cuba Policies
January 22, 2016 – FY 2016- NIH Fiscal Policy for Grant Awards and New NRSA Stipends and Tuition/Fees.
January 05, 2016 – Click here to view a list of upcoming Infoed Proposal Developement Hands-On Workshops.
December 11, 2015 – Please find useful information with links to agency implementation of the Uniform Guidance.
November 30, 2015 – The Office of Research Administration (ORA) will be closed on December 24, 25, 28, 31 and January 1.
November 30, 2015 – Archived NIH Notices
November 25, 2015 – The Grants.gov Application Guide has been updated to align with the NSF’s Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide.
November 12, 2015 – The Effort Certification period will begin on November 23, 2015 and will be open for 60 days.
November 05, 2015 – There is only one more session scheduled for this year. Sign up today!
October 20, 2015 – NSF has released a revised version of the NSF Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG), (NSF 16-1).
October 13, 2015 – The InfoEd upgrade has been completed. You may now access the InfoEd system.
September 25, 2015 – This is an NSF notice regarding their plans for operations during a funding hiatus.
September 24, 2015 – September 25, 2015 has been designated National Research Administrator Day.
September 02, 2015 – The Office of Research Administration has received the approved Fringe Benefit Rates for the Fiscal Year 2016.
July 31, 2015 – ORA has created the "Who is my ORA Contact Person?" webpage to facilitate identifying your ORA points of contact.
June 30, 2015 – UM requires ALL applications to be submitted to ORA in advance of the agency’s deadline.
May 15, 2015 – The Costing Allocation Template was created to assist you with calculating salary caps for grants as well as mid period allocations in Workday.
May 08, 2015 – For all NIH applications due on or after July 1, 2015, UM will require the use of InfoEd Proposal Development (PD).
April 24, 2015 – NIH may withdraw any application identified during the receipt, referral and review process that is not compliant. Click for details.
April 21, 2015 – Beginning April, 24, 2015, proposals submitted in FastLane will undergo a series of automated proposal compliance validation checks.
April 15, 2015 – The University is expanding our use of InfoEd Proposal Development (PD) and transitioning to a single electronic portal.
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.
April 08, 2015 – The National Science Foundation has created FAQs on its implementation of the Uniform Guidance.
April 03, 2015 – Please click on this announcement to learn more about the Revised NIH Grants Policy Statement.
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.
March 23, 2015 – Effective 2/12/15, four document types (Proposal, Award/Contract, Budget/Justification and Closeout) are available for view in DMAS.
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.
January 08, 2015 – ORA will be offering the workshops on January 20 and 26. Please click for additional details.
October 07, 2014 – University of Miami faculty, administrators and staff are invited to attend the Office of Research Administration (ORA) Quarterly Meetings.
August 11, 2014 – Please view this NIH article to learn how multi-PI applications fare in comparison to single-PI applications.
January 31, 2014 – Personnel shifts have taken place in Post-Award. Please see link for relevant information.
November 22, 2013 – University procedures require that all checks related to sponsored programs be processed through the Office of Research Administration’s lockbox.