Research Stage: Fund your Research
- Find Funding Opportunities
Identify funding for research projects through database searches.
- Find a laboratory, instrument, or facility
Identify campus resources to include in your proposal. Citing these resources at the proposal development stage ensures that costs are budgeted appropriately.
- Plan for data management and IT infrastructure
Find resources to include in your proposal that will help with data management, information technology, and statistics. Citing these resources at the proposal development stage ensures that costs are budgeted appropriately.
- Document research policies and practices
Comply with research policies and practices related to human subjects research (IRB), animal research (IACUC), conflict of interest (COI), financial conflict of interest (FCOI), export compliance (ECO) and potential environmental safety or facility capabilities (DES).
- Build your budget
Find resources and templates for building your budget for sponsored research. Learn about cost principles for federally funded projects as well as University policies and guidance for sponsored research costs.
- Develop your proposal
Find resources and templates for writing sections of your proposal (e.g., support letter, consultant letter, multiPI plan, etc.). Download boilerplate language that can be used in your proposal to describe university infrastructure, facilities, and services.
- Submit your proposal
Submitting your proposal requires an authorized signature and must be submitted to ORA. Find out more about the process and how to route, upload, and submit your proposal.