Subcontracts under sponsored project contracts and grants are only issued by the Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP).
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Consultant/Subcontract Approval Request (CSAR)
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Payment for consultant services should be comparable to the normal or customary fees charged and received by the consultant for comparable services, especially non-government contracts and grants. Consultants will be required to provide verification of rate if it exceeds Executive Schedule I rate of $768.08/day and will include, at a minimum, the name, point of contact, and phone number of two companies they have provided consultant services for at that rate.
Standard Mileage Rate- The mileage rate paid to consutants is set by statute to automattically update in accordance with the business mileage rate set by the IRS.
Effective 1/1/2014 the mileage per diem rate of reimbursement is $.56 per mile.
For additional information Principal Investigators should contact:
Office of Sponsored Programs