This Notice supersedes NOT-OD-12-033, and establishes stipend levels for fiscal year (FY) 2014 Kirschstein-NRSA awards for undergraduate, predoctoral, and postdoctoral trainees and fellows, as shown in the table below. The Tuition and Fees, Training Related Expenses for trainees, and the Institutional Allowance for individual fellows remain unchanged. This Notice addresses the recommendation of the Biomedical Research Workforce Working Group of the Advisory Committee to the Director, NIH, and reflects the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2014 (H.R. 3547, Public Law 113-76).
This Notice provides information regarding the salary limitation for NIH* grant and cooperative agreement awards and extramural research and development contract awards (referred to here as grants). For FY2014, the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2014 (Public Law 113-76) signed into law on January 17, 2014, restricts the amount of direct salary to Executive Level II of the Federal Executive Pay scale. The Executive Level II salary has increased to $181,500 effective January 12, 2014.
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS*)Salary Cap was increased per Executive Order 13655 by President Obama on 12/23/13 to go into effect on 1/12/2014. Please note that the Salary Cap applies to those receiving salary support from any of the DHHS* agencies, except the FDA* and Indian Health Services.
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS*), including NIH*, operates under the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2014 (H.J.Res. 106) signed by President Obama on January 15, 2014. This Act (CR) continues government operations through January 18, 2014 at the FY 2013 post-sequestration level. All legislative mandates that were in effect in FY 2013 (see NOT-OD-12-034 and NOT-OD-13-064 ) remain in effect under this CR including the salary limitation set at Executive Level II of the Federal Pay Scale. It should be noted, that the Executive Level II was increased by 1 percent from $179,700 to $181,500 by Executive Order 13655 that became effective January 12, 2014.
Oak Ridge National Laboratory will be hosting the 7th annual American Conference on Neutron Scattering (ACNS)