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08/30/2016 - 10:40am

Clinical Research F&A Rates 

The clinical research rate of 54.5% of Modified Total Direct Costs (MTDC) is used for Federal, Federal Flow Through, Governmental, and Nonprofit entities.   For projects funded by Industry, the rate is 67.7% MTDC.


MTDC: F&A is applied to all of the direct costs minus the following: equipment with a unit cost greater than or equal to $5,000, tuition/fees, participant support, in/out patient care costs, rental of outside facilities, amounts over the first $25,000 of each subcontract, and alterations/renovations. Alterations/Renovations are defined as having a cost of $15,000 or more per alteration or renovation. Costs of less than $15,000 are considered a miscellaneous expense.
 


ERA Description of Project Activity:   Please choose the following description of the project’s activity:

 

  Research - Individual and Project (Externally Funded)

 

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