Pre-Award Resources


    1. Identify funding opportunities and find collaborators.
    2. Read through the solicitation/RFP/FOA in detail.
    3. Notify the Research Service Center (RSC) about your upcoming submission.
    4. Begin drafting your proposal narrative and other documents.
    5. Draft your budget or contact RSC for assistance.
    6. Complete and initiate an institutional Routing Form.
    7. Verify that your Conflict of Interest (COI) disclosure is current.
    8. Work with the RSC to finalize the routing process for your proposal.
    9. Work with the RSC to finalize and upload (or prepare hard copies of) your documents.
    10. Review final proposal packet before RSC submits proposal to sponsor.

Proposal Approval and Submission

PI ResponsibilitiesRSC Responsibilities