News - NIH
NOT-OD-19-099 announces that effective January 6, 2019, the salary limitation for Executive Level II increased from $189,600 to $192,300. The salary limitation applies to NIH grants, cooperative agreements, and extramural research and development contract awards.
For a study supported by NIH that will generate large-scale genomic data or use large-scale genomic data from a NIH-designated data repository (dbGaP), the application should include a data sharing plan or plans for requesting data (see NOT-OD-15-083). If the Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) requires UCSF IRB review and approval of the proposed Consent form to the proposed human subjects protocol contact the PIs assigned RSC as soon as possible. Further guidance provided on the OSR Website - GDS Policy page.
The NIH’s commitment to promoting rigorous and transparent research led to recent updates to research grant and career development award applications and progress reports guidelines. In the April 2016 Sponsored Research Newsletter, we provided guidance on the new instructions, including the four key areas of focus and links to NIH resources.