Notice of Revision to NIDDK-specific Policies Related to New Salary and Research Cost Allowances for K08 and K23 Career Development Awards

Notice Number: NOT-DK-17-003

Key Dates
Release Date: December 14, 2016

Related Announcements
NOT-DK-17-001
NOT-OD-16-054
NOT-OD-16-032      

Issued by
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

Purpose

This Notice is to inform the community of a revision in the procedures described in NOT-DK-17-001: Notice Announcing NIDDK-specific Policies Related to New Salary and Research Cost Allowances for K08 and K23 Career Development Awards.

Current language
"All K08s and K23s awarded in Fiscal Year 2017, both competing and non-competing, will be calculated using these new figures and all future years will be adjusted accordingly. In order to assure accurate awards, applications need to provide the NIDDK with the awardees' current base salary and level of approved effort. For non-competing application Research Performance Progress Reports (RPPRs), this information can be provided in Section H.1, Budget Form.  For non-competing application RPPRs submitted prior to the date of this Notice, awardees may submit a revised budget via an e-mail from an Authorized Organizational Representative (AOR)/Signing Official (SO) sent to the Grants Management Specialist identified in the Notice of Award or in eRA Commons."

Revised language
"All K08s and K23s awarded in Fiscal Year 2017, both competing and non-competing, will be calculated using these new figures and all future years will be adjusted accordingly. In order to assure accurate awards, applications need to provide the NIDDK with the awardees' current base salary and level of approved effort. For non-competing application Research Performance Progress Reports (RPPRs), this information can be provided in Section G.3, (Mentors Report) as an additional document to be included in the single PDF file upload for this section.  For non-competing application RPPRs submitted prior to the date of this Notice, awardees may submit a revised budget via an e-mail from an Authorized Organizational Representative (AOR)/Signing Official (SO) sent to the Grants Management Specialist identified in the Notice of Award or in eRA Commons."

Inquiries

Please direct all inquiries to:

Mitchell Curling
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Telephone: 301-594-0417 
Email: curlingm@mail.nih.gov