Sponsored Programs – Pre-Award

The Office of Research & Sponsored Programs partners with faculty and staff to identify internal and external funding sources, interpret sponsor guidelines and requirements, and to assist with proposal development and electronic submission.

1. Contact R&SPO 2. Find Funding Source 3. Download forms 4. Fill out forms 5. Obtain signatures 6. Submit proposal 7. Double-check uploaded materials 8. Meet deadlines

Please submit applications to our office at least two weeks before external deadlines to allow for processing paperwork, checking terms of the grant or contract with OBFS Risk Management and UI legal counsel, uploading electronic submissions, and correcting any errors detected by our office or the online system.

Contact us for assistance with pre-award processes.

Request NSF, NIH, or Grants.gov account.

Contact Research & Sponsored Programs/Grants Accounting for assistance with post-award processes