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Join the Office of Research & Innovation PreAward grants team for several training sessions in the fall! You can register in Career Pathway, and will receive the Zoom information upon registration. As always, you can reach out to your PreAward contacts for individualized training on specific topics, or suggest a topic that the wider community may benefit from.

NIH Proposal Submission: “So Many Attachments, So Little Time”
Presented by: Andrew Kunitskiy and Stuart Politi
Wednesday, October 28th at 10am 

This presentation will help you navigate the NIH application process and pdf attachment requirements for grant proposal submissions in ASSIST and COEUS.  A detailed look at page formatting, page limits and biosketches for R01, R21, Individual Career Development Award (K), Fellowship (F), and Training (T) proposals will be covered. 

ORI is Your Partner! 
Presented by Jeri Nutter and Gia Boersema 
Thursday, November 12th at 11am 

In this session, we will discuss the ways ORI and the department staff can partner to expedite requests and reduce administrative burden.  Topics to be covered are requests for signatures, the timely execution of documents, COUES record routing, and how-to self-check the status of documents.

NSF: Collaborative Proposals and File Updates 
Presented by Kia Halsam and Katie Montalto
Wednesday, December 9th at 10 am

This Presentation will focus on NSF Collaborative Proposal and File Updates based on the updated NSF Proposal and Award Policies and Procedures Guidelines dated June 1, 2020. Some topics to be covered will include collaborative proposal submission types and how to update files in NSF after a grant has been submitted. 

Past Events

Where is My Money?
Presented by Scott Krefetz and Gia Boersema 
Tuesday, September 15th at 11am 

All incoming research funding goes through ORI before it is set up by RAS for access by the Principal Investigator.  This presentation will explain the processes/timelines, different types of funding and will cover various reasons why access to your funds may be delayed, as well as tips to help expedite the process.

Workspace/Grants. Gov 
Presented by Gia Boersema 
Thursday, September 10th at 2pm 

This session will provide you information on how to use and submit applications though Workspace, as well as how to navigate system.