Changes to NSF proposal requirements take effect May 20

News for Researchers

Posted April 1, 2024 by Tiffany Lee

The National Science Foundation has updated its Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide, or PAPPG, which is the agency’s source for information about the proposal and award process.

The revised version takes effect for proposals submitted or due on or after May 20. The revisions are intended to enhance clarity, consistency and alignment with current practices and federal policies.

A summary of all changes is located at the beginning of the guide. Updates most likely to impact University of Nebraska-Lincoln faculty during the submission process include the following:

For questions related to the NSF PAPPG updates, contact the pre-award team in the Office of Sponsored Programs.   

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