Agency Policies and Regulations
This section contains links to agency policies and guidelines associated with managing extramural funds.
OMB Uniform Guidance Effective for new Awards and Selected Funding Increments issued on or after December 26, 2014.
- 2 CFR, Part 200 Uniform Administrative
Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards.
OMB Circulars for Awards and Selected Funding Increments Issued on or before December 25, 2014.
- OMB A-21 (2 CFR, Part 220) Cost Principles for Educational Institutions
- OMB Circular A-110 (2 CFR, Part 215) Grants and Agreements with Institutions of Higher Education, Hospitals, and Other Nonprofit Organizations
- OMB Circular A-133 Audits of Institutions of Higher Education and Other Nonprofit Institutions
- NSF Proposal and Award Policies and Procedures Guide (PAPPG)
This Grant Policy Manual (GPM) is a compendium of basic NSF policies and procedures for use by the grantee community and NSF staff. Its coverage includes the NSF award process, from issuance and administration of an award through closeout and is effective December 26, 2014. Guidance regarding other grant requirements or considerations that either are not universally applicable or which do not allow the award cycle is also provided. For guidance on proposals submitted and awards made before December 26, 2014, use the PAPPG dated February 2014.
- NIH Office of Extramural Research
The National Institute of Health Grants Policy Statement (NIHGPS) is intended to make available to NIH grantees, in a single document, the policy requirements that serve as the terms and conditions of NIH grant awards.
- NIH NRSA Stipend Levels
Federal Demonstration Partnership
Federal Acquisition Regulations
- Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) The Federal Acquisition Regulations System is established for the codification and publication of uniform policies and procedures for acquisition by all executive agencies. The Federal Acquisition Regulations System consists of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), which is the primary document, and agency acquisition regulations that implement or supplement the FAR.