Pre-award

Funding application procedures:

  • Contact us once you identify a funding opportunity announcement (FOA) that suits your research field
  • Send us the FOA number and any other pertaining documents that you may have

Our team will:

  • Assist you with developing a budget
  • Enter your proposal into the University’s tracking system RASCAL and obtain department and institutional approvals
  • Ensure you obtain all necessary approvals and certifications for your research to proceed (IRB, IACUC, FCOI, etc)
  • Review and assist you with drafting application components
  • Complete sponsor’s online application forms
  • Work with the University’s Sponsored Projects Administration Office (SPA) to review and submit your proposal
  • Please note that applications to all federal agencies are submitted by SPA and not by the Principal Investigator. It is advisable to please submit your proposals for review as early as possible in the process. SPA requires proposals to be submitted to them five days before the deadline.


Resources

 

NIH Proposal Information  

NIH Forms Library

SPA-Institutional Information