Subcontracts

This Subrecipient Monitoring Guidelines document communicates Northwestern guidelines pertaining to the programmatic and financial monitoring of its sponsored research award subrecipients.

A subrecipient is a third-party organization performing a portion of a Northwestern University sponsored project. A subrecipient may also be a recipient of other Federal awards directly from a Federal awarding agency. The terms of Northwestern subrecipient relationships are documented in subcontract agreements.