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Bars to Grant Awards SOP 

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This standard operating procedure (SOP) includes the following sections: Purpose, Procedure, Contacts, and Links.


To prevent NIAID from making an award before problems are resolved and required documentation is in place.


Bars to grant awards fall into three categories: human subjects, research animal welfare, and Office of Research Integrity misconduct in science.

For more information and contacts, see the following:


Applicants or grantees with questions should read Communicating With NIAID—How to Get Help.

For human subjects bars, staff should contact the NIAID division point of contact:

For research animal bars, Contact for NIAID Staff

For research misconduct bars, Contact for NIAID Staff

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Last Updated June 05, 2015

Last Reviewed May 26, 2015