The salary rate limitation (Executive Level II) for NIH grants, cooperative agreements and contracts has been increased to $185,100. This rate is effective January 10, 2016.
Salary limitations apply to base salaries and do not include fringe benefits or other indirect expenses. For awards made prior to the date of the increase, you may reallocate budgets to include the higher rates, but no additional funds will be given for this purpose.
Two additional considerations to keep in mind per the announcement: “The salary limitation does NOT apply to payments made to consultants under an NIH grant although, as with …read more
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