Office of Research

Government Shutdown Contingency Plans

Agency Contingency Plans

Federal agencies have issued notices detailing their plans to operate if Congress does not pass a Continuing Resolution by midnight, September 30, 2013.  These plans are compiled on the Office of Management and Budget website located here:

Defense Threat Reduction Agency




OMB Government Reopen Memo

If you are a federally-funded investigator, either through a direct award from a federal agency to Clemson University, or as a subaward from another institution, you are urged to consult the respective agency plan to learn how your grant award may be effected.

The Office of Sponsored Programs and Grants and Contracts Administration will continue to monitor the situation and notify effected parties as we receive additional communications and guidance.  If you have any questions, please contact either of our offices for assistance.