OSPA 3-day Proposal Deadline


OSPA 3-day Proposal Deadline

A complete and final proposal, accompanied by a fully approved Internal Approval Form (IAF), must be received by the Research Administrator (RA) in OSPA at least three (3) business days prior to the sponsor’s deadline.  
Colleges may impose additional deadlines or other requirements for review and approval of proposals. Proposals should be sent to your College Grant Officer (CGO) prior to the college’s internal deadline. 
Please contact your CGO or RA for more information.

What We Do At OSPA

OSPA administers extramural grants and contracts awarded through the University of Kentucky Research Foundation. Services available to University faculty and staff include: advice and assistance with budget preparation and other administrative requirements of proposals; review, negotiation and acceptance of awards; information regarding sponsor policies and regulations; preparation of subcontract documents. 

About Us
brain made of gears

$488.4 million

in external grants and contracts awarded in FY24

$264.4 million

federal agency awards in FY24

1 of 34 U.S. universities

with the trifecta of research designations in cancer, aging & translational science

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