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Grant Proposal Information

APPLICANT ORGANIZATIONTexas Christian University
2800 S. University Drive
Fort Worth, Texas 76129-0001
AUTHORIZING/SIGNING OFFICIALDr. Floyd L. Wormley Jr.
Associate Provost for Research and Dean of Graduate Studies
TCU Box 297024
T (817) 257-7104
F (817)257-7484
floyd.wormley@tcu.edu
ADMINISTRATOR TO BE NOTIFIED IF AWARD IS MADELeAnn S. Forsberg, CRA
Director of Sponsored Programs
TCU Box 297023
T (817)257-7516
F (817)257-2380
leann.forsberg@tcu.edu
AWARD CHECKS PAYABLE TOTexas Christian University
ATTN:   Caron Patton
TCU Box 297011
Fort Worth, Texas 76129-0001
T (817)257-4816
F (817)257-7733
c.patton@tcu.edu
FEDERAL TAX ID NUMBER750827465
DUNS NUMBER043807882
CAGE CODE 7B134
IRB IORG PARENT ORGANIZATION NUMBER IORG0002129 TCU
TCU IRB#1 IRB 00002653
HUMAN SUBJECTS FEDERAL-WIDE ASSURANCE (FWA) NUMBERFWA00022286
OLAW ASSURANCE NUMBERD16-00329 (old #A3542-01)
USDA ANIMAL WELFARE ACT CERTIFICATE NUMBER74-R-0046
FEDERAL INTERAGENCY COMMITTEE on EDUCATION (FICE) NUMBER00363600
GOVERNMENTAL DISTRICTS12th Federal Congressional District 97th State House District 12th State Senatorial District
FRINGE BENEFIT RATESFringe benefit rates are scheduled to increase yearly however, for proposal budget planning, the rates should remain constant for the duration of the grant.
As of memo dated August 19, 2019:
  • 25% – employees not participating in retirement program

  • 37% – employees on retirement program

  • 19% – TCU retirees

  • 19.5% – TCU full time faculty summer salaries only

  • Fringe not charged on student wages

FACILITIES AND ADMINISTRATIVE COSTS (INDIRECT COSTS)Federally Negotiated Rate
On-Site Rate – 54% of salaries (including graduate stipends and student wages) exclusive of fringe
Off campus rate – 24% of salaries exclusive of fringe (all work must be accomplished off campus)
Effective date of indirect cost rate agreement – 1/18/2018
FINANCIAL CONFLICT OF INTEREST TRAININGFinancial conflict of interest training
GRADUATE STUDENT TUITION LINKGraduate student tuition
MINIMUM Wage$7.25/hour as of 7/24/2009
BUSINESS USE OF PERSONAL VEHICLES57.5¢ per mile (as of 1/1/2020)
Claims for reimbursement are filed using the <TCU-Reimbursement-Form> TCU Expense Reimbursement Form including a detailed itinerary of the auto use and the budget manager’s signature.
DOCUMENT RETENTION POLICYFiles will be kept in the Office of Sponsored Programs for a period of three (3) years past the duration of the grant. Files for unfunded proposals will be kept in the Office of Sponsored Programs for one(1) year past the unfunded date.
TCU FALL 2019 FACT BOOK (STATISTICS)TCU 2019 Fall Fact Book
SINGLE STATE POINT OF CONTACTDenise S. Francis
Director, State Grants Team
Governor’s Office of Budget and Planning
P.O. Box 12428
Austin, Texas 78711
(512) 305-9415
Fax: (512) 936-2681
dfrancis@governor.state.tx.us
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