(A) No, foreign entities may not apply as prime or sub-recipients on the Plug and Play Photovoltaics FOA. An amendment to the FOA has been posted to Exchange (www.eere-exchange.energy.gov) to clarify eligibility restrictions on foreign entities. Please review Section III.A, Eligibility Requirements of Amendment 001 for details.
(B) A professor’s hours are limited to 2080 per year (40 hours per week). All personnel costs must be necessary to perform the proposed work and meet all the criteria for allowability under the applicable Federal cost principles. Charges for work performed on sponsored agreements by faculty members during the academic year will be based on the individual faculty member's regular compensation for the continuous period which, under the policy of the institution concerned, constitutes the basis of his salary. Charges for work performed by faculty members on sponsored agreements during the summer months or other period not included in the base salary period will be determined for each faculty member at a rate not in excess of the base salary divided by the period to which the base salary relates. Please see 2 CFR 220 for details.
(C) An individual’s hours are limited to 2080 per year (40 hours per week). Personnel time is eligible for cost sharing, but all costs must be necessary to perform the proposed work and meet all the criteria for allowability under the applicable Federal cost principles. For more information on consultant costs, please refer to the applicable cost principles, listed in Section IV.G of the FOA.