National Science Foundation Updates

NSF PAPPG (NSF 20-1) Implementation

The RA Community is advised that NSF has officially implemented the Proposal and Award Policies and Procedures Guide (PAPPG) (NSF 20-1) for proposals submitted or due on or after June 1, 2020.

AS a reminder, NSF has delayed the requirement to use NSF-approved formats for the biographical sketch and current and pending support sections of NSF proposals until October 5, 2020. Proposers must continue to format these documents in accordance with PAPPG requirements (see PAPPG sections II.C.2.f and II.C.2.h).

ERA Current & Pending Tool Enhancement

ERA Governance has approved an enhancement to the Current & Pending Tool. The enhancement will allow users to create a downloadable document meeting the new NSF C&P standards. The enhancement will be available in ERA on Tuesday June 16, 2020.