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FY19 and FY20 Fixed F&A / EB / VA Rate Agreements

MIT has completed negotiations with the Office of Naval Research for Fixed rates for FY19 and FY20. See the Rates pages for more info.

Government Shutdown Information - December 2018

January 25, 2019 - A notice has been posted concerning NSPIRES.  See this page for new links to memos from Federal Agencies and MIT departments. 
January 26, 2019 - News of possible end to shutdown

NIH News - October 2018

NRSA stipends will increase as of October 1, 2018

List of Upcoming NIH Deadlines [PDF]

Join the MIT Research Administration Listserv

All administrative, financial and central office staff involved in the administration of sponsored projects at MIT should be subscribed to the RA Listserv*. Subscribers receive official messages and announcements from OSP with important information about

  • Funding opportunities
  • Updates to F&A, EB and VA rates
  • Changes to policies and procedures affecting research
  • Kuali Coeus updates and maintenance announcements

Kuali Coeus Maintenance

Kuali Coeus will periodically undergo routine maintenance. This routine maintenance will take less than 1 hour, and will occur during non business hours (sometime between 10pm and 6am, EST).  If there are any outages during normal business hours or that will take more than 1 hour, advance notification will be posted on this website and MIT’s IS&T Services down website (http://3down.mit.edu/3down), and an email will be sent to the Community via ra_ls@mit.edu.

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