The Business and Research Administration Office (BARA) serves to support faculty Principal Investigators (PIs) and department staff throughout the process of proposal development and submission, award management, and award closeout while also working to ensure that KSAS remains in compliance with all applicable rules and regulations governing sponsord funding.
The information contained on these pages is intended to serve as a guide as you navigate the world of sponsored projects administration.
News and Updates
Government Shutdown Information
Resumption of Government Operations:
For NIH guidance of October 22, 2013, including information on rescheduled peer review meetings, click HERE
For NIH guidance of October 18, 2013 (including rescheduled deadlines), click HERE
For NIH guidamce of October 17, 2013, click HERE
For NSF's webpage dedicated to post-shutdown information, click HERE
For a list of rescheduled NSF deadlines, effective October 22, 2013, click HERE
For NSF guidance of October 18, 2013 on grant and cooperative agreement related policy and system issues, click HERE
For the University's Government shutdown Web page, click here.
For KSAS information on NSF, NIH, and NASA, click here.
Information on BARA Lunchtime "Chat Sessions" may be found here.
Current JHU Fringe Benefit Rate and other Standard Proposal Information may be found here.
NIH Get Connected
To sign up for the NIH Guide Notices, Nexus Extramural Monthly Newsletter and Podcasts, please click here.
Grants.gov update blog
If you are submitting a grants.gov application and are wondering if the system is running ok, please click here.
To learn what training is available for sponsored projects, review the Financial Administrative Training Learning Solutions, Column 2 Sponsored Projects