The Office of Government and Foundation Relations is the university's portal to local, state and federal government resources:

Federal Government on the Web:

Other U. S. Government Agencies and Organizations:

Key Federal Research-Related Rules, Regulations, and Guidelines:

Federal law governing rights in and commercialization of inventions developed under federal funding. A useful overview is available at this web address.

  • Circular A-21—Resource currently unavailable through the federal Office of Management and Budget website.

Establishes principles for determining costs applicable to grants, contracts, and other agreements with educational institutions.

  • Circular A-110—Resource currently unavailable through the federal Office of Management and Budget website.

OMB's standards for obtaining consistency and uniformity among federal agencies in administration of grants to and agreements with institutions of higher education, hospitals, and other non-profit organizations.

Generally, provides that any person has a right enforceable in court, to obtain access to federal agency records, except to the extent that such records are protected from disclosure by one of nine exemptions or by one of three special law enforcement record exclusions.

Agreements governing transfer of tangible materials, usually biological, from one institution to another. Scientific Organizations:

Case Western Reserve University

New Opportunities

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 presents an unprecedented opportunity to support the university's research endeavors. Case Western Reserve has already received almost 150 ARRA grants. Learn how this funding is helping university researchers think beyond the possible.