Standard Proposal Information

Submitting Organization (Applicant),
Official Central Contract Registry (CCR) Address
Mississippi Valley State University
14000 Highway 82 West
Itta Bena, MS 38941-1400
Address for Official Correspondence Mississippi Valley State University
Office of Sponsored Programs
MVSU 7302
Physical address: 14000 Highway 82 West
William W. Sutton Administration Bldg., Suite 356
Itta Bena, MS 38941-1400
Type of Organization

Public/State Controlled Institution of Higher Education
Historically Black College and Universities (HBCUs)


U.S. Congressional District


Congressional District 2


Mississippi Senatorial District
Mississippi House of Representatives District


Senate District 24
House District 32

Authorized Organization Representative (AOR) – signatory
authority for all proposals, certifications, and contracts

Jerryl Briggs, Ed.D., President or his designated authority
Financial Contact Joyce Dixon, Chief Financial Officer
Phone: 662.254.3304 
Contractual Contact, Business Contact &
Proposal Contact
Mr. Samuel Melton, Director
Office of Sponsored Programs
MVSU 7302
Itta Bena, MS 38941-1400
Phone: 662.254.3882
Fax: 662.254.3000
Principal Investigator or Project Director

Faculty Name (or investigator to serve as project contact if there
are co-investigators) or Non-faculty Name serving as project director

MVSU Employer ID Number (IRS EIN) & Federal Entity Identifier
System of Award Management (SAM) 
SAM Unique Entity ID (parent location) 
CAGE Code (Contractor and Government Entity)
FICE Code (Federal Interagency Committee on Education)
Valid until March 20, 2023
OPE ID Number (Office of Postsecondary Education) 00242400
(Office of Postsecondary Education Data System)

Negotiated Facilities and Administrative (F&A) or
Indirect Cost Rate Agreement

Use for all grants and contracts (unless a different
rate is required by the sponsor)

41.0% Modified Total Direct Cost (MTDC) base (on- campus)
22.0% MTDC (off-campus)

Cognizant Agency: Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)
Date of agreement: 1/16/2019
Effective dates of agreement: 7/1/19 - 6/30/23 or until amended
Type of Rate: Predetermined

Fringe Benefit Rates (estimates) 40.90% of salaries and wages (Full-time faculty and staff)
7.65% of wages (Casual employees and student employees)