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Subcontracts

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.

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