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Emerging Federal Guidance on Foreign Influence

The Office of the Senior Vice President for Research and Innovation has a web page to help MSU faculty and staff stay current with emerging federal guidelines on foreign influence. The page will be updated periodically.

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NIH Policy Notice

On July 10, 2019, NIH issued a Notice on Other Support, Foreign Components and Financial Conflicts of Interest with the purpose of improving grant application transparency and protecting the integrity of biomedical research. Although the notice is written as a reminder, we believe there

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SPA Metrics, Fiscal Year 2019: 3,913 Proposals Submitted, 2,825 Awards Received, and $659,922,149 Funds Awarded

Based on date of acceptance by the Board of Trustees

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