As of February 2015, OSP initiated quarterly in-person meetings with PIs in order to review active grants, upcoming proposals, staffing, salary distributions, effort, and any other matters pertaining to sponsored projects. In general, OSP provides the following services:

  • Proposal preparation and submission, as described below, in collaboration with SPA and the PI
    Facilitation of grant close-out in collaboration with SPF and the PI Review and approval of all expenses applied against a sponsored project
  • Assistance with interpreting federal rules and regulations, as well as University policy, as they pertain to sponsored projects
  • Determination of allocability and allowability of expenses applied to sponsored projects
  • Facilitation of quarterly review and annual certification of effort
  • Processing of salary distributions and cost transfers to sponsored projects
  • Verification of funding for all personnel appointments applied against sponsored projects