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Acronyms

BAA Broad Agency Announcement
CAS Cost Accounting Standards
COI Conflict of Interest
COLA Cost of Living Allowance
DAR Defense Acquisition Regulations
DFARS Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement
EAR Export Administration Regulations
EDGAR Education Department General Administrative Regulations
ERA Electronic Research Administration
F&A Facilities and Administrative
FAR Federal Acquisitions Regulations
FOIA Freedom of Information Act
FY Fiscal Year
IACUC Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee
IBC Institutional Biosafety Committee
IDC Indirect Costs
IFB Invitation for Bid
IP Intellectual Property
IRB Institutional Review Board
LOI Letter of Intent
MTA Material Transfer Agreement
MTDC Modified Total Direct Costs
NOGA Notice of Grant Award
OSP Office of Sponsored Programs
PHS 2590 Application for Continuation of a PHS Grant
PHS 398 Application Form for a PHS Grant
PI Principal Investigator
PRDA Program Research and Development Announcement
RFA Request for Application
RFP Request for Proposal
RFQ Request for Quote
S&W Salaries and Wages
SBIR Small Business Innovative Research Grant
STTR Small Business Technology Transfer Research Grant
TDC Total Direct Costs
UTRF University of Tennessee Research Foundation

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