General Information for Proposal Development

Helpful Acronyms and Dictionary

Outreach Resources

Developing Contracts

Steps in the Proposal Development Process

Example Checklist

College Grant Officers Contact Info:

eIAF Quick Reference Guide

OSPA Useful Information

OSPA Forms & Templates

Proposal Development Office

Grant Writing Guides and Tips

Science Wire

OSPA Frequently Needed Proposal Information (Fringe benefit % changes as of 07/01/2020)

Budget Spreadsheets 

1-5 Year Budget Worksheet using months effort 9-24-2020

1-5 Year Budget Worksheet using percent effort 9-24-2020

1-5 Year Cost Share Worksheets using percent effort 9-24-2020

1-5 Year Cost Share Worksheets using months effort 9-24-2020

How-to video for adobe signatures  
We are accepting Adobe electronic signatures for the Financial Disclosures. If you do not have one, you can follow this link which shows you how to create one. Please let Kim Hall know if you have any questions.

Subawards (UK giving money to another institution):


NSF Proposal and Award Policies and Procedures Guide, effective January 14, 2013

    NIFA (formally CSRESS) Grants.Gov Application Guide, January 15, 2009, last revised August 2018




        Science Wire

        Federal Grant- Agency Search Tool

        Non-federal Granting Agency Links (pivot)

        Faculty Research Resources

        Sponsored Project Information Files (SPIFi)

        Vice President for Research Funding Opportunities



        Industry Sponsored Research

        Office of Research Integrity

        Bayh-Dole Act Intellectual Property Guidelines

        UK Service Center Guidelines

        Technology Transfer & Intellectual Property Development