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Agency Responses to COVID-19 and Additional Resources

Dartmouth College Research Related Resources

Message to the Research Community

Vice Provost for Research updates March 17, 2020, April 17, 2020, May 1, 2020

Committee for the Protection of Human Subjects 

COVID-19 Update

Environmental Health and Safety

Research Continuity and Ramp Down Guidance
for Dartmouth Laboratories

Appendix A

ITC Information Security Office Dartmouth Remote - Security Recommendations
Dartmouth Workplace Policies Coronavirus Workplace Policies
Talent Acquisition COVID-19 Hiring Freeze Information, NEW April 4, 2020 Process, FAQ, etc.  

Dartmouth Frequently Asked Questions for Students, Faculty and Staff

including pay and work expectations

Frequently Asked Questions

Travel Support and Reimbursement

Travel support and resources

OSP FAQ OSP Frequently Asked Questions 
OSP COVID-19 Project Reporting Form.  Please use this form to report disruptions/delays

OSP Memo on Award Form

OSP Form on COVID-19

Sponsor Notices on Grant Deadline Changes due to COVID-19

List of select deadline notices.   Please verify all deadlines with sponsor websites and consult with OSP

Guidance from Sponsors on Grant Related Issues

Questions:  Other agencies are likely to issue guidance as well. OSP will post links on this website. If you have questions about specific awards, please reach out to sponsored.projects@dartmouth.edu prior to calling your sponsor.  Do not hesitate to reach out to email sponsored.projects@dartmouth.edu. A common question will be travel costs associated with cancelled travel. We expect guidance from federal agencies soon on this issue.

COGR

COVID Agency Guidance, matrix of agency guidance March 30, 2020

Air Force

US Air Force guidance on No Cost Extension (NCE) requests for recipients directly impacted by COVID-19, March 27, 2020

American Cancer Society

Covid-19 and 2020 ACS Grants, March 30, 2020

American Heart Association

Dear AHA Research Community, March 30, 2020

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation 

COVID-19 FAQs for Applicants and Awardees, April 15, 2020

DARPA

COVID-19 Guidance USD(R&E), March 30, 2020

Frequently Asked Question (FAQ) about COVID-19 (Coronavirus) for DARPA Performers, March 19, 2020

Dept of Energy

Special Announcement for Applicants and Awardees announcing flexibilities due to COVID-19.

PF 2020-20 COVID-19 Guidance for Financial Assistance Actions, April 1 2020

DOD CDMRP

COVID-19 FAQs for Grant Applicants and Recipients (Version 1, March 16, 2020)

USAMRAA COVID-19 FAQs for Grant Applicants and Recipients (Version 2, March 25, 2020)

DOJ

U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Guidance to Award Recipients Impacted by COVID-19: Short Term Relief for Various Administrative, Financial Management, and Audit Requirements, March 21, 2020 

EPA EPA Frequent Questions on Grant Issues in Response to the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Public Health Emergency. April 2, 2020
HRSA COVID-19 Grantee Frequently Asked Questions
NASA

Current operating status of NASA, Travel advisory

Preserving Readiness of the Space Industrial Base and Mission Operational Readiness due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Situation, March 24, 2020

NASA Closure of NASA Centers, Laboratories and Test Facilities for NASA Grant or Cooperative Agreement recipients due to Coronavirus (COVID 19) situation, March 30, 2020

NASA Implementation of OMB Memorandum M-20-17P, FAQ-Grants and Research during the COVID-19 Epidemic, Memo M-20-17 : Administrative Relief for Recipients and Applicants of Federal Financial Assistance Directly Impacted by the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) due to Loss of Operations. April 2, 2020

NASA NASA Town Hall for researchers
NEA National Endowment for the Arts FAQs and Information for Applicants and Grantees in response to COVID-19, March 26, 2020
NEH

NEH Information for Grantees

NEH  FAQs – Funding for NEH Applicants and Grantees Impacted by the Coronavirus, Posted March 30, 2020

NSF Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for NSF Proposers and Awardees 
NSF

NSF Implementation of OMB Memorandum M-20-17, entitled, "Administrative Relief for
Recipients and Applicants of Federal Financial Assistance Directly Impacted by the Novel
Coronavirus (COVID-19) due to Loss of Operations" dated March 19, 2020,   Revised April 1, 2020

NSF  Dear Colleague Letter: Provisioning Advanced Cyberinfrastructure to Further Research on the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
NSF

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) About the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) for National Science Foundation (NSF) Panelists
March 17, 2020

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) About the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) for National Science Foundation (NSF) Proposers and Awardees
March 26, 2020

NSF

Impact on Existing Deadline Dates March 18, 2020

Impact on Existing Deadline Dates March 27, 2020

NIH

Open Mike, March 13, 2020, COVID-19 Resources for Applicants and Recipients of NIH Funding, and video message from Mike Lauer

NIH

Flexibilities Available to Applicants and Recipients of Federal Financial Assistance Affected by COVID-19, NOT-OD-20-086, March 12, 2020

NIH

General Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) - Proposal Submission and Award Management Related to COVID-19, March 10, 2020

NIH

The NIH web page on natural disasters and other emergencies has information that NIH might implement in the case of a natural disaster.

NIH

NIH LATE APPLICATION POLICY Due to Public Health Emergency for United States for 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

March 26, 2020:  NOT-OD-20-091, NIH will be highly accommodating of late applications submitted through May 1, 2020.  Please read the entire notice.

NIH

Guidance for NIH-funded Clinical Trials and Human Subjects Studies Affected by COVID-19

NIH

NIH Guidance on Travel and Meetings

OMB

Memo from OMB to Agencies, 3/19/20 Administrative Relief for Recipients and Applicants of Federal Financial Assistance Directly Impacted by the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) due to Loss of Operations

PCORI

Applicant and Awardee FAQs Related to COVID-19, March 24, 2020

COGR

The Council on Government Relations has created a website for agency notices and other resources.

 

Funding Announcements

GrantForward Available coronavirus-related funding calls and other support for researchers
AHA AHA Rapid Response Grant -- COVID-19 and Its Cardiovascular Impact
AHRQ NOT-HS-20-008, Notice of Intent: New Funding Opportunity Announcement to Support Novel, High-Impact Studies Evaluating Health System and Healthcare Professional Responsiveness to COVID-19
AHRQ NOT-HS-20-007, Notice of Intent: Revision Supplements to Existing AHRQ Grants and Cooperative Agreements to Address Health System Responsiveness to COVID-19
CDC CDC-RFA-GH20-2119, Global Health Security Partner Enhancement : Expanding Efforts to Improve Surveillance and Laboratory Data Interoperability
Department of the Army RFP --Prototype Development to Combat Novel Coronavirus Disease COVID-19, In light of the magnitude and potential threat that the coronavirus (COVID-19) poses to our military's health and readiness, the Government seeks to rapidly accelerate the inquiry, testing, and fielding of new 21st century capabilities, employing novel technologies and approaches to the detection of exposure, prevention, containment and treatment of COVID-19 and future emerging threats.
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation COVID-19 Therapeutics Accelerator will coordinate R&D efforts and remove barriers to drug development and scale-up to address the epidemic
Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) Broad agency announcement (BAA) on March 6, 2020 to focus specifically on products to diagnose, prevent or treat coronavirus infections
Centers for Disease Control Centers for Disease Control COVID-19 Broad Agency Announcement
Department of Energy RAPID REQUEST: Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Dear Colleague Letter.
Asking for input on COVID-19 rapid research response involving DOE user facilities and infrastructure.Invitation for COVID-19 scientific questions
Fast Funding for COVID-19 Science If you are a scientist at an academic institution currently working on a COVID-19 related project and in need of funding, we invite you to apply for a Fast Grant.
Fogarty Center, NIH Coronavirus news, funding and resources for global health researchers
NEA COVID-19 Resources for Artists and Arts Organizations
NIH  PAR-18-781Collaborative Cross (CC) Mouse Model Generation and Discovery of Immunoregulatory Mechanisms (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases/NIH/DHHS
NIH NOT-GM-20-025, Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) regarding the Availability of Urgent Competitive Revisions for Research on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) and the Causative Virus SARS-CoV-2
NIH NOT-DA-20-047, Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) regarding the Availability of Administrative Supplements and Urgent Competitive Revisions for Research on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus
NIH NOT-TR-20-011, Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) Program Applications to Address 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Public Heath Need
NIH NIAID's Multi-Pronged Response to the COVID-2019 Outbreak

Administrative Supplements
New Tool for SARS-CoV-2/COVID-2019 Response
Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) regarding the Availability of Urgent Competitive Revisions for Research on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

NIH 

Administrative Supplements to Existing NIH Grants and Cooperative Agreements (Parent Admin Supp Clinical Trial Optional)

NIH Partnerships for Countermeasures against Select Pathogens (R01 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)
NIH Emergency Competitive Revision to Existing NIH Awards (Emergency Supplement - Clinical Trial Optional)
NSF Dear Colleague Letter: Provisioning Advanced Cyberinfrastructure to Further Research on the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
NSF NSF 20-052 Dear Colleague Letter on the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Office of Science and Technology Policy, White House Release of COVID-19 Open Research Dataset (CORD-19) of scholarly literature about COVID-19, SARS-CoV-2, and the Coronavirus group.
Call to action to the Nation's artificial intelligence experts to develop new text and data mining techniques that can help the science community answer high-priority scientific questions related to COVID-19.
Call to Action to the Tech Community on New Machine Readable COVID-19 DatasetWellcome Trust
Wellcome Trust Epidemic Preparedness: COVID-19 Funding Call, This call aims to strengthen the evidence base to better prevent and control coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemics and to increase research and response capacity. It's part of an existing partnership between Wellcome and the UK Department for International Development (DFID) through the Joint Initiative on Research in Epidemic Preparedness and Response to help low- and middle-income countries prepare for and tackle epidemics.