NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION OFFICE OF INSPECTOR GENERAL OFFICE OF INVESTIGATIONS CLOSEOUT MEMORANDUM Case Number: A12040024 Page 1 of 1 Our office received an allegation regarding a violation of reviewer confidentiality. Specifically, it was alleged that an individual, whose name was not provided to our office, was discussing the technical details of an unfunded proposal with others. 1 We attempted to obtain the name of the individual. We provided our contact with three weeks to provide us with the information, after which, we explained, we would close the case. We did not receive additional information Accordingly, this case is closed with no further action taken. NSF OJG Form 2 (11102)
Peer Review violation
Published by the National Science Foundation, Office of Inspector General on 2012-05-22.
Below is a raw (and likely hideous) rendition of the original report. (PDF)