OSU has negotiated a new F&A rate agreement. The new agreement, dated September 21, 2012, is effective until the end of FY2016 and increases the rate for on-campus research to 53.5% starting July 1, 2013. The rate increases to 54% starting July 1, 2014. Investigators should use the new rates in proposals immediately. The rates on active projects will not change. Please see the Office of Sponsored Programs announcement for details about the rates and implementation of the new rates. Contact Karla Gengler-Nowak in the College of Medicine Office of Research with any questions.