Federal Sponsor and Policy Updates

Federal Sponsor and Policy Updates

Updates on Federal research priorities, funding opportunities, practices, policy issues, and organizational structure -- provided by the agencies and offices themselves.

Information about the structure and mission of the agencies is particularly relevant and extends beyond the Fiscal Year discussed in the seminars.

Funding Agencies

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR)

Department of Defense -- Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DOD/DTRA)

Department of Defense -- Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program (DOD/SERDP)

Department of Education -- Institute of Education Sciences (US ED/IES)

Department of Energy, Office of Science (DOE)

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)

National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

National Science Foundation (NSF)

Office of Naval Research (ONR)

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

US Department of Agriculture, National Institute of Food and Agriculture (USDA/NIFA)

 

Policy and Long-term Research and Funding Priorities

Bipartisan Policy Center -- Sequestration and the "Fiscal Cliff" Explained

President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST)

White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP)

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Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

     

> 2012 Federal Research Update Webinar: Research and Budget Priorities (10/31/12)

Slides   Video

Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFSOR)

     

>2012 Federal Research Update Webinar: AFOSR Review (10/31/12)

 Slides   Video

Department of Defense -- Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DOD/DTRA)

     
> Science and Technology Funding Programs at Defense Threat Reduction Agency (12/6/12) Slides   Video
   Q & A    

Department of Defense --Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program (DOD/SERDP)

     
> SERDP FY 2014 Funding Opportunities - "How to Play" Briefing (11/13/12) Slides   Video

 

Department of Education -- Institute of Education Sciences (US ED/IES)

     
> 2012 Federal Research Update Webinar: Funding Opportunities at the Institute of Education Sciences (10/31/12)  Slides   Video

> 2012 Federal Research Update Webinar: Update on Grants Policies and Procedures at the Institute of Education Sciences (10/31/12)

 Slides   Video

Department of Energy, Office of Science (DOE)

     

> 2012 Federal Research Update Webinar: Research Priorities and Funding Opportunities (10/31/12)

 Slides    Video

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)

     

> 2012 Federal Research Update Webinar: Research Funding Opportunities (10/31/12)

 Slides    Video

National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)

     

> 2012 Federal Research Update Webinar: Overview of NEH Grant Programs (10/31/12)

 Slides    Video

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

     
> 2013 Webinar: Fundamentals of the NIH (9/4/13)  Slides    

> 2012 Federal Research Update Webinar: Current Issues at NIH (10/31/12)

Slides    Video

National Science Foundation (NSF)

     
> 2012 Federal Research Update Webinar: FY 2013 Priorities and Budget (10/31/12) Slides   Video
> 2012 Federal Research Update Webinar: National Science Foundation Update [Policy & Procedures] (10/31/12) Slides   Video

> 2012 Update at NCURA Annual Meeting: Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) Changes & Clarifications (11/13/12)

Slides    

Office of Naval Research (ONR)

     

> 2012 Federal Research Update Webinar: ONR Discovery and Invention (10/31/12)

Slides   Video

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

     

> 2012 Federal Research Update Webinar: Grantmaking Priorities and Processes (10/31/12)

Slides   Video

US Department of Agriculture, National Institute of Food and Agriculture (USDA/NIFA)

     

> 2012 Federal Research Update Webinar: Introduction to Competitive Grant Programs and Tips for Success (10/31/12)

Slides   Video

> 10/24/14 Webinar: Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) Overview

Slides

   

Policy and Long-term Research and Funding Priorities

     

Bipartisan Policy Center

     
> 2012 Federal Research Update Webinar: The Sequester -- Mechanics and Impact (10/31/12) Slides   Video

President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST)

     
> Transformation and Opportunity: The Future of the U.S. Research Enterprise (11/30/12) Report

> Report for the President on Agricultural Preparedness and the Agriculture Research Enterprise (12/5/12)

Report

White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP)

     
> 2012 Federal Research Update Webinar: The FY 2013 Budget -- Investing in Our Future (10/31/12) Slides   Video
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