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MEMORANDUM TO THE HEADS OF EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES

June 22, 2020
 
FROM: Michael Rigas
Acting Deputy Director of Management 
 

SUBJECT: Extension of Administrative Relief for Recipients and Applicants of Federal Financial Assistance Directly Impacted by the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) due to Loss of Operations 

Star-Friedman Challenge Accepting COVID-19 Proposals Through May 20

May 6, 2020

The Star-Friedman Challenge for Promising Scientific Research will briefly reopen to accept proposals related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Given the magnitude of the global crisis which emerged shortly after the original deadline in February, the Challenge is interested in expanding its application pool to include high-risk and high-impact research projects in the life, physical, and social sciences with relevance to COVID-19. Eligible faculty members may submit an...

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New GMAS Cost Sharing Functionality and Changes to Signature Requirements

May 4, 2020

The most recent GMAS release that went live on Monday, April 27 contained significant changes to how cost sharing will be recorded and tracked in GMAS, including a new form that supports all sources of cost sharing and more closely aligns with the cost sharing policy, a new cost sharing approval process, and a new cost sharing request type used to make changes during the life of an award. A detailed list of the changes to cost sharing is available in the GMAS release notes.

To accompany the GMAS changes, each...

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