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Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 207 / Monday, October 26, 2020 / Notices Name of Committee: National Cancer Institute Initial Review Group; Subcommittee A—Cancer Centers. Date: December 3, 2020. Time: 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: National Cancer Institute Shady Grove, 9609 Medical Center Drive, Room 7W530, Rockville, MD 20850 (Telephone Conference Call). Contact Person: Shamala K. Srinivas, Ph.D., Associate Director, Scientific Review and Policy, Division of Extramural Activities, National Cancer Institute, NIH, 9609 Medical Center Drive, Room 7W530, Rockville, MD 20892, 240–276–6442, ss537t@nih.gov. (Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Nos. 93.392, Cancer Construction; 93.393, Cancer Cause and Prevention Research; 93.394, Cancer Detection and Diagnosis Research; 93.395, Cancer Treatment Research; 93.396, Cancer Biology Research; 93.397, Cancer Centers Support; 93.398, Cancer Research Manpower; 93.399, Cancer Control, National Institutes of Health, HHS) Place: National Institutes of Health, Natcher Building, 45 Center Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892 (Virtual Meeting). Contact Person: Rebecca H. Johnson, Ph.D., Scientific Review Officer, Office of Scientific Review, National Institute of General Medical Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Natcher Building, Room 3AN18C, 45 Center Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892, (301) 594–2771, johnsonrh@nigms.nih.gov. 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Name of Committee: National Institute of General Medical Sciences Special Emphasis Panel; Review of K99/R00 Maximizing Opportunities for Scientific and Academic Independent Careers (MOSAIC) Postdoctoral Career Transition Award to Promote Diversity applications. Date: November 17, 2020. Time: 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:31 Oct 23, 2020 Jkt 253001 67749 Pursuant to section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended, notice is hereby given of the meetings. The meetings will be closed to the public in accordance with the provisions set forth in sections 552b(c)(4) and 552b(c)(6), Title 5 U.S.C., as amended. 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(Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance Program No. 93.879, Medical Library Assistance, National Institutes of Health, HHS) PO 00000 Frm 00045 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 [FR Doc. 2020–23576 Filed 10–23–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4140–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES National Institutes of Health Submission for OMB Review; 30-Day Comment Request; Collection of Grant and Contract Data That May Be of Interest to Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and Small Businesses (Office of the Director) National Institutes of Health, HHS. ACTION: Notice. In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Office of the Director, Office of Acquisitions and Logistics Management (OALM), Small Business Program Office (SBPO), has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request for review and approval of the information collection listed below. DATES: Comments regarding this information collection are best assured of having their full effect if received within 30-days of the date of this publication. SUMMARY: Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collection should be sent within 30 days of publication of this notice to www.reginfo.gov/public/do/ PRAMain. Find this particular information collection by selecting ‘‘Currently under 30-day Review—Open for Public Comments’’ or by using the search function. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request more information on the proposed project or to obtain a copy of the data collection plans and instruments, contact: Rachel Kenlaw, Program Analyst, NIH, Office of the Director, Office of Acquisitions and Logistics Management, Small Business Program Office, 6100 Executive Blvd., Suite 6E01G, Rockville, MD 20852, or call non-toll-free number (301) 451– 6827 or Email your request, including your address, to: Rachel.Kenlaw@ nih.gov. ADDRESSES: This proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register on October 30, 2019, page 23681 (84 FR 23681) and allowed 60 SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\26OCN1.SGM 26OCN1 67750 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 207 / Monday, October 26, 2020 / Notices days for public comment. No public comments were received. The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for public comment. The National Institutes of Health, Office of the Director, Office of Acquisitions and Logistics Management, Small Business Program Office, may not conduct or sponsor, and the respondent is not required to respond to, an information collection that has been extended, revised, or implemented on or after October 1, 1995 unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number In compliance with Section 3507(a)(1)(D) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request for review and approval of the information collection listed below. Proposed Collection: Collection of grant and contract data that may be of interest to Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and small businesses, 0925 0767, exp., date 05/31/ initiative establishes how each agency intends to increase the capacity of HBCUs to compete effectively for federal grants, contracts, and cooperative agreements. PEI is a comprehensive program to increase the capacity of HBCUs as they pursue funding opportunities at NIH. The PEI provides a platform to increase transparency between HBCUs and NIH by promoting outreach events and training opportunities while providing technical assistance. Through this initiative the SBPO will assist HBCUs in identifying NIH contracts, grants, and other funding programs to increase their institutional biomedical research capacity. Currently, there are six HBCU participants and each selected a minimum of one small business teaming partner to pursue NIH funding opportunities with. OMB approval is requested for 3 years. There are no costs to respondents other than their time. The total estimated annualized burden hours are 186. 2023, REVISION, Office of the Director, Office of Acquisitions and Logistics Management, Small Business Program Office, National Institutes of Health (NIH). Need and Use of Information Collection: The revision includes registration for system access and smart matching of opportunities between HBCUs and small business. Additionally, the revision provides reporting functionality within the system that provides valuable insight to the NIH SBPO about the HBCUs and small businesses. The HBCUs and teaming partners are required to complete an application to participate in the Path to Excellence and Innovation (PEI) initiative. Presidential Executive Order 13779, The White House Initiative to Promote Excellence and Innovation at HBCUs, mandates agencies to assist in strengthening HBCU’s ability for equitable participation in federal programs and explore new ways to improve the relationship between the federal government and HBCUs. This ESTIMATED ANNUALIZED BURDEN HOURS Number of responses per respondent Private Sector ............... 13 18 45/60 176 Private Sector ............... Private Sector ............... 6 7 1 1 45/60 45/60 5 5 ....................................... 13 247 ........................ 186 Type of respondent HBCU Pre-Solicitation Portal for Contracts and Grants. Application for Small Business ............................. Application for Universities ................................... Total ............................................................... Dated: October 19, 2020. Lawrence A. Tabak, Principal Deputy Director, National Institutes of Health. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Institutes of Health (NIH) has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request for review and approval of the information collection listed below. DATES: Comments regarding this information collection are best assured of having their full effect if received within 30 days of the date of this publication. National Institutes of Health ADDRESSES: [FR Doc. 2020–23588 Filed 10–23–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4140–01–P Submission for OMB Review; 30-Day Comment Request Identifying Experts in Prevention Science Methods To Include on NIH Review Panels, (Office of the Director, Office of Disease Prevention) AGENCY: National Institutes of Health, HHS. ACTION: Notice. In compliance with the requirement of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the National SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:31 Oct 23, 2020 Jkt 253001 Average burden per response (in hours) Number of respondents Form name Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collection should be sent within 30 days of publication of this notice to www.reginfo.gov/public/do/ PRAMain. Find this particular information collection by selecting ‘‘Currently under 30-day Review—Open for Public Comments’’ or by using the search function. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request more information on the proposed project or to obtain a copy of the data collection plans and instruments, contact: Ms. Keisha L. Shropshire, ODP Project Clearance PO 00000 Frm 00046 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Total annual burden hour Liaison, NIH Office of Disease Prevention, 6100 Executive Blvd., Room 2B03, Bethesda, MD 20892 or call (301) 827–5561 or email your request, including your address, to odp_ prapubliccomments@od.nih.gov. Formal requests for additional plans and instruments must be requested in writing. This proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register on August 6, 2020, page 47805 (85 FR 47805) and allowed 60 days for public comment. No public comments were received. The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for public comment. The Office of Disease Prevention (ODP), National Institutes of Health, may not conduct or sponsor, and the respondent is not required to respond to, an information collection that has been extended, revised, or implemented on or after October 1, 1995, unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\26OCN1.SGM 26OCN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

National Institutes of Health


Submission for OMB Review; 30-Day Comment Request; Collection of 
Grant and Contract Data That May Be of Interest to Historically Black 
Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and Small Businesses (Office of the 
Director)

AGENCY: National Institutes of Health, HHS.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the 
National Institutes of Health (NIH), Office of the Director, Office of 
Acquisitions and Logistics Management (OALM), Small Business Program 
Office (SBPO), has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget 
(OMB) a request for review and approval of the information collection 
listed below.

DATES: Comments regarding this information collection are best assured 
of having their full effect if received within 30-days of the date of 
this publication.

ADDRESSES: Written comments and recommendations for the proposed 
information collection should be sent within 30 days of publication of 
this notice to www.reginfo.gov/public/do/PRAMain. Find this particular 
information collection by selecting ``Currently under 30-day Review--
Open for Public Comments'' or by using the search function.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request more information on the 
proposed project or to obtain a copy of the data collection plans and 
instruments, contact: Rachel Kenlaw, Program Analyst, NIH, Office of 
the Director, Office of Acquisitions and Logistics Management, Small 
Business Program Office, 6100 Executive Blvd., Suite 6E01G, Rockville, 
MD 20852, or call non-toll-free number (301) 451-6827 or Email your 
request, including your address, to: [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This proposed information collection was 
previously published in the Federal Register on October 30, 2019, page 
23681 (84 FR 23681) and allowed 60

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days for public comment. No public comments were received. The purpose 
of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for public comment. 
The National Institutes of Health, Office of the Director, Office of 
Acquisitions and Logistics Management, Small Business Program Office, 
may not conduct or sponsor, and the respondent is not required to 
respond to, an information collection that has been extended, revised, 
or implemented on or after October 1, 1995 unless it displays a 
currently valid OMB control number
    In compliance with Section 3507(a)(1)(D) of the Paperwork Reduction 
Act of 1995, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has submitted to 
the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request for review and 
approval of the information collection listed below.
    Proposed Collection: Collection of grant and contract data that may 
be of interest to Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) 
and small businesses, 0925 0767, exp., date 05/31/2023, REVISION, 
Office of the Director, Office of Acquisitions and Logistics 
Management, Small Business Program Office, National Institutes of 
Health (NIH).
    Need and Use of Information Collection: The revision includes 
registration for system access and smart matching of opportunities 
between HBCUs and small business. Additionally, the revision provides 
reporting functionality within the system that provides valuable 
insight to the NIH SBPO about the HBCUs and small businesses. The HBCUs 
and teaming partners are required to complete an application to 
participate in the Path to Excellence and Innovation (PEI) initiative. 
Presidential Executive Order 13779, The White House Initiative to 
Promote Excellence and Innovation at HBCUs, mandates agencies to assist 
in strengthening HBCU's ability for equitable participation in federal 
programs and explore new ways to improve the relationship between the 
federal government and HBCUs. This initiative establishes how each 
agency intends to increase the capacity of HBCUs to compete effectively 
for federal grants, contracts, and cooperative agreements.
    PEI is a comprehensive program to increase the capacity of HBCUs as 
they pursue funding opportunities at NIH. The PEI provides a platform 
to increase transparency between HBCUs and NIH by promoting outreach 
events and training opportunities while providing technical assistance. 
Through this initiative the SBPO will assist HBCUs in identifying NIH 
contracts, grants, and other funding programs to increase their 
institutional biomedical research capacity. Currently, there are six 
HBCU participants and each selected a minimum of one small business 
teaming partner to pursue NIH funding opportunities with.
    OMB approval is requested for 3 years. There are no costs to 
respondents other than their time. The total estimated annualized 
burden hours are 186.

                                        Estimated Annualized Burden Hours
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                                                                     Number of    Average burden
           Form name                 Type of         Number of     responses per   per response    Total annual
                                   respondent       respondents     respondent      (in hours)      burden hour
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HBCU Pre-Solicitation Portal    Private Sector..              13              18           45/60             176
 for Contracts and Grants.
Application for Small Business  Private Sector..               6               1           45/60               5
Application for Universities..  Private Sector..               7               1           45/60               5
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    Total.....................  ................              13             247  ..............             186
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    Dated: October 19, 2020.
Lawrence A. Tabak,
Principal Deputy Director, National Institutes of Health.
[FR Doc. 2020-23588 Filed 10-23-20; 8:45 am]
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