Wednesday, November 24, 2010 password changes has new password requirements. All passwords will expire every 90 days, in compliance with the security recommendations of NIST. Click the headline for details.

Friday, November 19, 2010

Details on NSF data management plan requirement

Plan requirements vary by directorate and sometimes by division. Check it out.

Monday, November 15, 2010

Resubmitting an NIH grant? Now hear this

NIH has a podcast ( and its transcript) providing advice on resubmitting a grant. There's some useful advice, particularly now that only one resubmission is permitted.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

FYI: Simpler FOAs at NIH

NIH is transitioning to a new format for its funding announcements. The new will be "shorter, easier to read and more scientifically focused," according to the agency.

Tuesday, November 09, 2010

NIH self-help for grant applicants

NIH is teaching grantees to fish with its new web page of "Self-Help Resources." The latest news and FAQs are all here.