Bill Revising Federal Grants Process Wouldn’t Change Practices at NIH and NSF, Says Sponsor
Published November 06, 2013 by OSP
Last week, Representative James Lankford (R-OK) introduced the Grant Reform and New Transparency (GRANT) Act (H.R. 3316). The bill would force government granting agencies to, among other requirements, post funded applications on the Web, provide lists of reviewers, and enable unsuccessful applicants to request a “debriefing” from agency officials.