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Resources for working with Sponsored Projects at UK

Basic Proposal Information | The Proposal Route at UK
The process for submitting a grant

Useful Proposal Information | Useful Proposal Forms
Information you will need!

Sponsored Projects Administration | Location and Hours of Operation
Locate your Research Administrator / College Grants Officer
Contacting our office

Proposal Development Office
Need to identify a funding source or more information on a deadline?

Community of Science
Research Expertise Database - Over 22,000 Funding Opportunities
Access to Federal Publications - Electronic alert service

Provides access to services that help you publicize research online, locate
potential collaborators, find funding, and conduct research online.

Federal Cost Accounting Standards - UK Implementing Policies
Guiding principals for award administration

Cost Sharing Guidelines
How to handle university commitments

Faculty Commercialization
Developing things through your research?


Office of Sponsored Projects Administration (OSPA)

OSPA is responsible for administering extramural grants and contracts
awarded through the University of Kentucky Research Foundation.

Services are available to the all University faculty and staff and include:

Advice and assistance related to proposals and project management.
Budget Development Support.
Final proposal review, signature and submission to sponsor
Review of contract and grant terms
Award negotiation and legal acceptance
Account establishment
Administrative liaison with awarding agency
Guidance to faulty and staff on sponsored project management
Resource for agency regulation and guidelines, monitor, assess, and disseminate changes
Policy Interpretation and implementation
Conflict of Interest policy administration

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Research at UK
Research at UK - Research Stats & Rankings
Capsule summary of research activity

University of Kentucky | UK Research
Updated March 9, 2012 | Questions/Corrections to Sean Scott