Updates and Information on Coronavirus (COVID-19)
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Based on the OMB memo, the Council on Governmental Relations has concluded that, in general, active grant and contract activity funded with FY2013 (or prior year) appropriations can continue. However, agency personnel most likely will not be available for approvals, supervisory support, and other administrative functions. 

UT principal investigators can contact the UT Office of Sponsored Programs (Miriam Campo) with specific questions in the event of a shutdown.

For an up-to-date list of  agency contingency plans, visit the Office of Research & Sponsored Programs Federal R&D Budget Outlook page.