A request for (or the award of) additional funds during a current project period to provide for an increase in costs due to unforeseen circumstances.
All additional costs must be within the scope of the peer reviewed and approved project.
The AA can create, modify and/or remove the necessary accounts for these types: AO, AA, FSR, PI or ASST.
Although the AA can create additional accounts, the AA cannot modify institutional profile (IPF) information.
(See definitions for deductive alternative and cost sharing or matching alternative and the Expenses incurred for the support of activities relevant to the award of grants, contracts, and cooperative agreements and expenses incurred for general administration of the scientific programs and activities of the National Institutes of Health.
The NIH Institute or Center (IC) to which the Center for Scientific Review (CSR) routes NIH grant applications for a funding decision.
Ancillary charges, such as taxes, duty, protective in transit insurance, freight, and installation may be included in or excluded from the acquisition cost in accordance with the non-Federal entity's regular accounting practices.
Applicants are urged to take note of the yearly NIH Plan for HIV-Related Research and indicate how their application addresses the NIH priorities set forth in that Plan.
The Plan can be found on the NIH Office of AIDS Research homepage The process of assigning a cost, or a group of costs, to one or more cost objective(s), in reasonable proportion to the benefit provided or other equitable relationship.
” Further information about SBA’s affiliation rules and a guide on affiliation is available at Not all applications examining various influences on T-lymphocytes or retroviruses will be appropriate for the expedited AIDS review process.
Applications only indirectly related to AIDS will be evaluated by established Scientific Review Groups (SRGs) appropriate to the scientific discipline during regular NIH review cycles and should not be submitted in response to the expedited AIDS receipt dates.