NIH & AHRQ Updated Guidance on Salary Limitation for FY 2023 to $212,100

NIH and AHRQ have issued updated guidance regarding the salary limitation for FY 2023 reflecting an increase in accordance with the Executive Level II salary level from $203,700 to $212,100 effective January 1, 2023.   See NIH Guidance NOT-OD-23-056 and AHRQ Guidance NOT-HS-23-005 for detailed information.

FY23 Salary Cap: $212,100

The new salary cap may be used for budgeting purposes effective immediately.  For issued awards that were restricted to Executive Level II (see historical record of salary cap link), including competing awards already issued in FY 2023, if adequate funds are available in active awards, and if the salary cap increase is consistent with the institutional base salaryInstitutional Base Salary, or “IBS,” is annual compensat... More, recipients may rebudget to accommodate the current Executive Level II salary level.  No additional funds will be awarded.

Sponsored Programs has updated the Federal budget template  and the faculty cap worksheets to incorporate the new salary cap.

Please contact your Sponsored Programs Research Administrator with any questions.

Revised NIH Grants Policy Statement for Fiscal Year 2023

NIHNational Institutes of Health Notice NOT-OD-23-045 announces publication of the updated NIH Grants Policy Statement (NIHGPS, Rev Dec 2022).  This update is applicable to all NIH grants and cooperative agreements with budget periods beginning on or after October 1, 2022. This update supersedes, it its entirety, the NIHGPS dated December 2021.  Previous versions of the NIHGPS remain applicable as standard terms and conditions of award for all NIH grants and cooperative agreements with budget periods that began prior to October 1, 2022.

This update incorporates new and modified requirements, clarifies certain policies, and implements changes in statutes, regulations, and policies that have been implemented through appropriate legal and/or policy processes since the previous version of the NIHGPS dated December 2021.  See the Summary of Significant Changes to the GPS for FY 2023 for further information.

The current version of the NIHGPS, in both HTML and PDF formats, as well as previous versions of the NIHGPS and documents summarizing significant changes implemented with each revision, are available on the NIH Grants Policy website.

Please contact your Sponsored Programs Research Administrator with any questions.