NIFA DOI Indirect Cost Rate Instructions
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) has entered into a working relationship with the U.S. Department of the Interior, Interior Business Center (IBC) to issue negotiated indirect cost rates (NICRA) to organizations for which NIFA is the cognizant agency for indirect costs. Effective May 8, 2019, the Office of Indirect Cost Services for IBC (IBC/ICS), on NIFA’s behalf, will collect the required documents, negotiate, issue and countersign indirect rate agreements for organizations that wish to receive a NICRA. Instructions and information on the indirect cost rate negotiation and interagency agreement with the Department of Interior can be found in the IAA NIFA DOI Indirect Cost Instructions.
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