Pre-award Services Provided

  • Identifying and publicizing funding opportunities
  • Reviewing funding opportunity announcements (e.g. the PA, PAR, FOA, or RFP) and sponsor guidelines to identify specific sponsor requirements
  • Scheduling and attending proposal team meetings as needed
  • Developing the budget and assisting with the budget justification
  • Completing the ePA-005 (Authorization to Seek Off-Campus Funding) including coordinating questions surrounding award and expenditure credit, indirect cost rates, and cost sharing
  • Identifying and helping to obtain required supporting documents and subawards for proposals, and ensuring compliance with sponsor submission requirements
  • Submitting a complete proposal to the Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) in advance of the sponsor deadline, for OSP to review and submit
  • Serving as a liaison between the OSP Sponsored Program Officer (SPO) and the faculty for award negotiations, revising budgets and responding to funding cuts as requested by the sponsor
Green Buckeye Certified CEPH CAHME