NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION OFFICE OF INSPECTOR GENERAL OFFICE OF INVESTIGATIONS CLOSEOUT MEMORANDUM Case Number: A12020008 Page 1 of 1 Our office received an allegation of plagiarism in an NSF proposal 1. Our review found that the proposal's co-PI authored the allegedly plagiarized texts. Since copying from oneself is not defined by NSF to be plagiarism, and no other copied text was discovered within the proposal, this case is I cwsed. ' 1 [redacted] NSF OIG Form 2 (11102)
Published by the National Science Foundation, Office of Inspector General on 2012-03-13.
Below is a raw (and likely hideous) rendition of the original report. (PDF)