NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION OFFICE OF INSPECTOR GENERAL OFFICE OF INVESTIGATIONS CLOSEOUT MEMORANDUM Case Number: I-17-0007-O Page 1 of 1 We initiated an investigation after receiving a communication from a program official,1 sharing information he said was received from a professor at a university,2 concerning potential misuse of NSF funds. We interviewed the professor, who expressed surprise that the matter had been shared with us. She explained that she discussed the matter with a the program official as a speculative possibility and that she does not believe there are any issues with the way NSF funds were, or are being used. Accordingly, this case is closed. 1 2 NSF OIG Form 2 (11/02)
Published by the National Science Foundation, Office of Inspector General on 2017-02-22.
Below is a raw (and likely hideous) rendition of the original report. (PDF)