Announcements

Grants.gov discontinuing “Legacy” PDF submission package on Dec. 31, 2017

As of December 31, 2017, the process for submitting proposals via Grants.gov will be changing to a new federal portal called Grants.gov Workspace.  Submission via Workspace will be MANDATORY for all Grants.gov proposals starting Jan. 1, 2018.  The Legacy package will still available until Jan. 1, but ORA is strongly suggesting that all PIs, Co-PIs, […]

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Fall 2017 Undergraduate RCR Training

Undergraduate Students participating in NSF, NIH, and USDA-NIFA sponsored research are required to be trained in the Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR).  Training for the fall will occur: Date: Wednesday, November 15, 2017 Time: 5-8:30 p.m. Place: Stodder Hall, Rm. 57 IMPORTANT! Pre-registration is required and students must be accompanied by a mentor (one per […]

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Effective Immediately – New Procedure in Place to Notify ORSP of Intent to Submit a Proposal. All Notifications MUST be Routed Through PARS

NEW – Effective immediately,  all Principal Investigators will be required to notify ORSP of upcoming proposal submissions by completing a Notice of Intent to Submit a Proposal form through PARS. To ensure that all required certifications and mandatory training modules are current, this form must be submitted through the lead PI’s PARS account. Upon receipt […]

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Changes in Sponsored Projects Cost Transfer Procedure

Sponsored Programs has made a change in its Sponsored Projects Cost Transfer procedure. For LDA supporting documentation, please include a copy of the Financials “Payroll Journal Detail” page instead of the HR “Payroll” page. For the complete explanation of the policy change please visit Policy and Procedure for Sponsored Programs Cost Transfers.

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