Welcome to the Training page for Collaborative Grant Services!

Phase 1, Phase 2, and Phase 3 trainings are now complete. If you were unable to attend, all trainings pre-reads, recordings and Q&A's are provided below.


Training Pre-Read:

To keep training succinct but still provide you will relevant information, we are providing you with important information about the Project GATeWAY (Grants Administration as the WAY Forward) effort. Information included in the pre-read will provide useful context as to why Project GATeWAY is necessary, as well as basics of the new Collaborative Grant Services (CGS) structure. Please note that the Pre-Read materials are not covered in the training and the content differs. The Pre-Read includes:​

  • Background​

    • Current State Challenges​

    • Project GATeWAY Priorities​

    • Benefits to Research Administration Staff​

    • Benefits to Investigators​

  • CGS Structure​

    • Why Shared Services​

    • CGS Hub Structure

    • CGS Org Chart

    • Cross Hub Interactions​

  • CGS Operational Guidance​

    • Operations Manual

    • Service Offerings​

    • Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)

    • Service Level Agreements (SLAs)


Training Pre-Read

See below for questions asked and answered from each training session. If you have a question that isn't answered here or wasn't covered at the session you attended, please send to A CGS staff member will respond as soon as possible. 



CGS Pre-Award Staff

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CGS Post-Award Staff

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College/Department Business Officer/Department Administrator

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