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Announcements

Announcing the OSP Newsletter - "What's New in OSP?"

Our November 2017 inaugural issue includes website updates, training and events and programs in development. 

OSP Is Developing A “Finding Funding” Website

At the Collaborating for MIT’s Future poster session, OSP presented concepts for a “Finding Funding” website, whose goal is to facilitate the process of finding internal and external funding. OSP is seeking input from the MIT community. See ways you can contribute to the development of a valuable MIT resource.

New Research Fundamentals Training: Intro to fCOI in Research

An understanding of the financial Conflict of Interest (fCOI) regulations is important in supporting researchers in meeting Institute and sponsor compliance requirements. This training will build your fCOI knowledge about the history and evolution of the financial conflict of interest in research regulations.

More information about courses, scheduling and registration links

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
  • OSP Forums and other learning opportunities

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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