Pre-Award services assists with the development of proposals and budgets and meeting submission requirements. The key to a successful proposal submission is to start early and plan, plan, plan.
Research faculty and other qualified investigators should contact the Research Foundation very early upon identifying a sponsor and program for proposal submission: firstname.lastname@example.org It is important to provide the Pre-Award team any guidelines, program announcements, request for proposals (RFP), etc., related to the proposal. After contacting Pre-Award, you will receive an email stating which Pre-Award administrator has been assigned to assist you.
PI works simultaneously with both the Research Foundation Pre-Award team and grant writing staff located in the Office of Research to submit a well-prepared and compliant application.