OSR News

November 10, 2017

InfoEd Adobe Forms E UpdateIn response to the change in government and NIH requirements, InfoEd has been updated to support the new Adobe Forms E. Users can now submit all funding opportunities utilizing the new Other Project Info Form v1.4...

September 18, 2017

Dear Colleagues:Effective immediately, Northwestern’s Office for Sponsored Research (OSR) will be combined into a single unit led by one executive director. The strategic intent of this change is to assure superior customer service; to align...

August 16, 2017

The Office for Research announces the addition of a new resource to the Researcher Tools section of its website: BenchSci, a free program that allows scientists to find antibody usage data in...

July 11, 2017

New Fringe Benefit Rates effective September 1, 2017 have been announced in a memo by the Office of Financial Operations and Office for Research.  All new proposals should utilize the new fringe benefit rates.  ...

April 3, 2017

This week Release 2 of the Research Portal launches. Building upon the initial releases from this past summer and fall, the latest release provides users the ability to view subcontract financials for each award, to filter sponsored projects for...

March 17, 2017

NIH Issues Interim Guidance on the Salary Cap for Grants and Cooperative AgreementsNOT-OD-17-049 was issued Friday, March 17, and authorizes institutions to rebudget, where appropriate and consistent with institutional base...