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Sponsored Research: Grants Submission Process

Please carefully read the solicitation or application instructions for your specific funding opportunity for directions on the appropriate submission process.

For grants submitted via Grants.gov, NIH eRA Commons or Fastlane (or other opportunities requiring submission and/or sign off by the Authorized Organizational Representative or Office of Research): Please either upload all materials or email them to OR at least two business days prior to the deadline. This ensures there is adequate time for OR to review the full proposal and resolve any technical issues. The Office of Research will submit the proposal on your behalf, and affix the electronic signature of the Authorized Organizational Representative.

For all other grants
The PI should submit the proposal to the funding sponsor (via email, mail, or an online portal, depending on the funding opportunity).