2017 NSF Spring Grants Conference Materials

NSF Grants Conferences and Events

Conference Materials



ABR Accomplishment‐Based Renewal IBC Institutional Biosafety Committee
ACH Automated Clearing House (US Treasury) IPA Intergovernmental Personnel Act
ACM$ Award Cash Management Service IRB Institutional Review Board
AD Assistant Director IRS Internal Revenue Service
ADPE Automatic Data Processing Equipment ISE International Science & Engineering
AOR Authorized Organizational Representative LFM Large Facilities Manual
BFA Budget, Finance & Award Management LFO Large Facilities Office
CAAR Cost Analysis & Audit Resolution Branch LOI Letters of Intent
CA/FATC Cooperative Agreement Financial/Administration Terms & Conditions MREFC Major Research Equipment and Facilities Construction Account
CA/PTC Cooperative Agreement Programmatic Terms and Conditions NEPA National Environmental Policy Act
CEQ Council on Environmental Quality NIH National Institutes of Health
CFR Code of Federal Regulations NSB National Science Board
CGI Continuing Grant Increment NSF National Science Foundation
CMIA Cash Management Improvement Act ODI Office of Diversity and Inclusion
COI Conflict of Interest OGC Office of the General Counsel
Co‐PD Co‐Project Director OHRP Office for Human Research Protections
Co‐PI Co‐Principal Investigator OIA Office of Integrative Activities
DACS Division of Acquisition and Cooperative Support OIG Office of Inspector General
DAS Division of Administrative Services OLAW Office for Laboratory Animal Welfare
DCL Dear Colleague Letter OMB Office of Management and Budget
DD Division Director ONR Office of Naval Research
DFM Division of Financial Management PAPPG Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide
DGA Division of Grants and Agreements PD Project Director
DHHS Department of Health and Human Services PHS Public Health Service
DIAS Division of Institution and Award Support PI Principal Investigator
DOC Department of Commerce PNAG Prospective New Awardee Guide
DUNS Data Universal Numbering System PO Program Officer
DURC Dual Use Research of Concern RAISE Research Advanced by Interdisciplinary Science & Engineering
EAGER Early‐Concept Grants for Exploratory Research RAPID Rapid Response Research
EFT Electronic Funds Transfer REU Research Experiences for Undergraduates
EO Executive Order ROA Research Opportunity Awards
F&A Facilities & Administrative Costs RTC Research Terms and Conditions
FAPIIS Federal Awardee Performance & Integrity Information System RUI Research in Undergraduate Institutions
FAQs Frequently Asked Questions SAM System for Award Management
FAR Federal Acquisition Regulation SBA Small Business Administration
FASED Facilitation Awards for Scientists & Engineers with Disabilities SBIR Small Business Innovation Research
FDP Federal Demonstration Partnership SF Standard Form
FEMA Federal Emergency Management Agency SF LLL Disclosure of Lobbying Activities
FIRS Federal Information Relay Service SPO Sponsored Projects Office
FOIA Freedom of Information Act SSN Social Security Number
FWA Federal‐wide Assurance STTR Small Business Technology Transfer
GC‐1 Grant General Conditions TDD Telephonic Device for the Deaf
GOALI Grant Opportunities for Academic Liaison with Industry TTY Text Telephone
GOE Government‐Owned Equipment URL Uniform Resource Locator
GPO Government Printing Office USC United States Code
GSA General Services Administration USDA US Department of Agriculture
IACUC Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee VSEE Visiting Scientist, Engineer or Educator