\ J I NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION /I OFFICE OF INSPECTOR GENERAL OFFICE OF R\NESTIGATIONS CLOSEOUT MEMORANDUM Case Number: I03070029lCloseout Page 1' of 1 I The National Science Foundation (NSF) Office of Inspector General (01G) received infonkation that a school district1was unable to account for $15 million dollars of bond funds. A federal agencf investigated the district for fraud and misuse of public funds for fraudulently obtaining a $50 million federal grant. A review of NSF databases revealed that the school district received numerous awards fiom NSF over a five year period. NSFIOIG contacted the school district and expressed concerns regkding the'mismanagementof NSF funds. r The school district sent a letter to NSFIOIG advising that a federal agency investigated the susbected mismanagement of funds and found that the irregularities were in the facilities department. The school district indicated that no NSF grants were mismanaged. The allegations were unsubstantiated. Accordingly, this case is &&. Accordingly, this case is closed. I 1 I I I I Footnote Redacted I Footnote Redacted t NSF OIG Form 2 (1 1/02)
Published by the National Science Foundation, Office of Inspector General on 2003-11-26.
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