COVID-19 Updates

For information related to research at the University of Kentucky and COVID-19, please visit the Resources for Researchers tab on the Vice President for Research’s website at https://www.research.uky.edu/resources.

The Office of Sponsored Projects Administration (OSPA) will continue to perform all of our current services for proposal submissions, award review and negotiations, account setups and modifications and post-award approval. Even if personnel are working remotely, they will continue to be available by email and phone, and our main line (859-257-9420) will remain open during OSPA's normal office hours. 

All updates related to sponsored projects and COVID-19 will be available on this page. Please visit www.uky.edu/coronavirus for the latest University-wide coronavirus (COVID-19) updates and www.research.uky.edu/news/covid-19 for the latest information from the Office of the Vice President for Research. 

Please contact your Research Administrator or College Grant Officer if you have specific questions regarding a proposal you are submitting or your current award.

OSPA is monitoring the release of information related to COVID-19 from funding sponsors, including federal agencies. The information below will continue to be updated.

Agency Specific Information

Department of Energy (Updated 3/13/2020)

For complete DOE information related to COVID-19, please see Coronavirus Hub.

USDA (Updated 3/17/2020)

For complete USDA information regarding COVID-19, please see Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) FAQs.

Fermilab (Updated 3/16/2020)

For complete Fermilab information regarding COVID-19, please see Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Fermilab information.

Argonne National Labs (Updated 3/19/2020)

For complete ANL information regarding COVID-19, please see Coronavirus Updates.

Health Resources & Services Administration (Updated March 2020)

For complete HRSA information regarding COVID-19, please see COVID-19 Grantee Frequently Asked Questions dated March 2020.

National Endowment for the Humanities (Updated 3/13/2020)

For complete NEH information regarding COVID-19, please see Information on NEH and COVID-19.

Department of Justice (Updated 3/27/2020)

National Institute of Justice

Office of Community Oriented Policing Services

Office of Justice Programs

Office of Violence Against Women

For complete DOJ information regarding COVID-19, please see Administrative Relief for DOJ Grant Recipients and Applicants Impacted by the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).