Welcome to Proposal Preparation (Pre-Award)
The OSP Pre-Award staff is here to assist in obtaining funding information and proposal preparation guidance, including interpreting sponsor guidelines, budget development and completion of sponsor forms. __________________________________________________________________________________________
Electronic proposal routing using Cayuse SP
Electronic proposal routing is now occurring through Cayuse SP; the OSP Routing Form is no longer in use. Click above for instructions and guidance to route proposals using Cayuse SP.
Proposal Preparation Tools & Guidance
General guidance, forms and facts for how to prepare a grant proposal.
Investigator Guide to Updating COI-Smart for Sponsored Programs (Financial Conflicts of Interest)
Here you'll find a quick guide for investigators and research staff to update FCOI for sponsored programs using COI-Smart.
Interested in submitting grant applications to NIH, AHRQ, Department of Defense, and other Federal Agencies? Here you'll find resources about the Grants.gov electronic proposal submission process.
NIH Grant Application Resources for PIs
Here you'll find general information about NIH and the NIH peer review process. You'll also find resources for New, Resubmission, and Renewal NIH applications, including R01s, R21s, R03s, Career Development Award (K-Award) applications, and Individual Fellowship (F-Award) applications.
Research Funding Opportunities
Searching for funding regarding a specific research interest? Here you'll find resources to search for funding opporutnity announcements.
Pre Award Spending Account Request
Find the CMH Pre-Award Spending Policy and the Pre-Award Account Request Form
The OSP Routing Form is no longer in use.
Proposal routing is now only occurring through Cayuse SP (at top of page).
Pre-Award staff listing and contact information