Elections 2023:
Nominations Open for FDP Admin Co-Chair
Nominations Close 10/31/2023

Slides and Videos are now available from the September 2023 Virtual Meeting

The White House OMB Briefing Room on 9/22/2023 references FDP Faculty Workload Survey data: “One study found that principal researchers on Federally funded research studies spent 42 percent of their time on administrative work and grant compliance.”

Save the Dates! The FDP January Virtual 2024 Meeting will be January 22 – 24, 2024.

See NCURA Magazine’s article, FDP Update: Welcome to a New Executive Director on Maria Koszalka!

Featured article on the FDP NIH Data Management & Sharing Pilot – NCURA Magazine, August 2023

FDP collaborates with federal agencies on initiatives aimed at reducing administrative burden for researchers conducting federally funded research.

Who We Are

The Federal Demonstration Partnership (FDP) is an association of federal agencies, research policy organizations and academic research institutions with administrative, faculty and technical representation. Overall, the FDP’s mission is to streamline the administration of federally sponsored research and create resources that are available to the research enterprise regardless of membership status.

FDP is unique in its ability to collaborate with federal agencies, universities and research institutions to help reduce administrative burden and move research forward.

Our Purpose

To streamline the administration of federally sponsored research and foster collaboration to enhance the national research enterprise while maintaining high standards of stewardship and accountability.­ Our goal is for researchers to spend more time doing research and less time on administration.

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