New and Updated FAQs for NIH COVID-19 Funding Flexibilities

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As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to evolve, NIH has revised its page on Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) to align with implementation of recent guidance from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for recipients affected by COVID-19.

As we continue to navigate the current COVID-19 global pandemic, NIH has resources for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on COVID-19-related funding flexibilities. Recently authorized guidance from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) extends short-term administrative relief to grant recipients that have been directly impacted by COVID-19 due to loss of operations. NIH has implemented this guidance and revised the FAQs accordingly, with new/updated FAQs indicated as such on the page.

These FAQs address issues that may be relevant to the BRAIN community, including:

To view these and all of the updated FAQs, please visit