The Grant Lifecycle

Sponsored Programs Administration (SPA) has developed a grant lifecycle approach to help faculty, staff and students better manage their proposals and awards. This management approach allows departments to better understand all stages of a grant.

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Finding Funding

Explore information on finding funding for your specific project.

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Proposal Preparation

Learn how to prepare a proposal in a way that maximizes your likelihood to receive funding.

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Award Acceptance and Negotiation

Find information on notice of award, SPA review of terms and conditions, and grant & contract negotiation.

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Managing an Award

Explore topics on managing an award, including expenditure monitoring, effort certification, reporting requirements, and award modifications.

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Closing Out an Award

Learn about award close out.

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