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Providing evidence of being the major contributor of a successful grant proposal helps your opportunities to get a job in the academic field?

I don't know if it's possible for this funding call but sometimes (like with NSF proposals) the PI can include a co-PI and that person can be a postdoc. That's probably the best case scenario. But ...
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Do universities generally allow faculty members to teach while getting NSF summer salary?

US granting agencies operate salary splits on an "% effort" basis. See for example https://www.nsf.gov/bfa/dias/caar/time.jsp which stipulates that your effort must: Reasonably reflect the ...
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Providing evidence of being the major contributor of a successful grant proposal helps your opportunities to get a job in the academic field?

Yes. Draft a short (one page or less) statement of contribution to the work of writing the grant, with room for your signature, the PI's signature and the signatures of anyone else who contributed to ...
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Do universities generally allow faculty members to teach while getting NSF summer salary?

In my observation, in the U.S., in math, at big state univs, your own research office and other admins would not allow this. This does not entirely make sense, indeed, in the traditional context that ...
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After a multi-authored grant proposal is funded, can the P.I. change project without the agreement of the co-authors?

If your granting agency has rules about how changes to the project need to be communicated to them, follow those rules. However, it's normal in my experience that proposed research projects are not ...
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Do universities generally allow faculty members to teach while getting NSF summer salary?

While I doubt that this is possible, the way to be certain is to ask at the grants/funding office at the university or the NSF program office. Don't attempt it without notifying everyone involved of ...
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