Welcome to the ORSS homepage. Look here for special announcements on the latest news from NIH, as well as notices about upcoming grant deadlines and other important information.

06/27/17 Revision: Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Awards (NRSA) Predoctoral Stipends, Training Related Expenses, Institutional Allowance, and Tuition/Fees Effective for Fiscal Year 2017. (NOT-OD-17-084)

03/14/17 Federal-Wide Research Terms and Conditions announced.

03/02/17 NIH guidance for PI's on completing the Final RPPR.

11/23/16 NIH Implementation of Final Research Performance Progress Reports (Final RPPR) ( NOT-OD-17-022). The new format will become mandatory for any submissions after 01/01/17.

11/07/16 Adjustment to Stipend Levels for Postdoctoral Trainees and Fellows on Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Awards (NRSA) ( NOT-OD-17-002) Note: No SOMERA entry needed for these specific supplemental requests.  Please notify and work with your ORSS specialist if you intend to submit for further guidance.  All supplemental requests should be via the NIH Commons.

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  The Office of Research Support Services (ORSS) was established in February 2000 to promote the research endeavors of the School of Medicine Faculty. In this role, the ORSS:
image Provides assistance in developing proposals to outside funding agencies.
image Provides oversight management of sponsored programs.
image Ensures compliance with sponsors and university expectations for managing sponsored program funds.
image Serves as a resource for the School of Medicine regarding sponsor policies and federal regulations.
image Provides training in pre and post award grants management.
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