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2018 Federal Government Shutdown

2018 Federal Government Shutdown Guidance

NEW:   Inside Higher Ed Article "What Government Shutdown Means for Higher Ed" 1/22/2018

1/22/18: A bill to re-open the government was signed.  The bill funds the government through February 8, 2018.  This page will be live, and updates added as they are received until a longer-term solution is in place. 

1/19/18: Shutdown begins. 

Guidance and links for individual federal agencies and sponsors for sub-federal awards will be posted here as they are received.  If you receive information that isn't already on this page, please forward it to for inclusion.  

Office of Management & Budget Agency Contingency Plans : list of individual agency plans for the shutdown from the OMB. 

Office of Justice Programs: ojp_2018_shutdown.pdf

National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA): noaa_2018_shutdown.pdf

National Science Foundation (NSF) :  The NSF website home page has been replaced with information on the shutdown. FastLane will be unavailable.  Work may continue on existing awards to the extent funds are available, and if the award is not expired. Submission of changes, such as no-cost extensions, is suspended during the shurtdown period.