Subcontracts are contracts between the university and a subcontractor chosen by the university (most often a company or other academic research organization) to perform tasks assigned by the university as part of a research program sponsored by another organization, such as a federal authority, company or foundation. Subawards often have to apply some of the terms of the main research agreement that encourages research (“flow through”) that sponsors the research. The Fellow is responsible for obtaining nih approval for all actions of consortium participants that require such prior authorization. A subaward is a complex form of procurement that involves the acquisition of experimental, development or research work; and is usually issued on the basis of reimbursement of expenses. subcontracts, sub-agreements, subcontracts, orders, sub-subsidies, etc.; they may also have the appearance of purchase agreements in format and language. Nevertheless, they remain forms of financial acquisition and do not constitute purchases of goods and services. Typically, ATs expire when the main sponsor chooses or rejects the team`s proposal. You have successfully approved the evaluation of your Horizon 2020 project application and have finally signed the grant agreement and the consortium agreement. .