Proposal Development Services

Different units within the Research Office provide assistance with developing your proposal. Here’s what each office focuses on:

Research Development

Proposal content — all components except the budget and budget narrative

  • Proposal planning
  • Compliance with sponsor content and formatting requirements
  • Style, grammar, usage
  • Presentation
  • Targeting to specific sponsors
  • Resubmission strategies and assistance

Tools and resources for proposal development created specificially for UNH by RD staff can be found in the Scholars' Repository:

Learn more about the Research Development Office

Large Center Development

For collaborative or group proposals:

  • Long-term planning
  • Coordination of team members’ efforts
  • Proposal content
  • Targeting to specific sponsor

Learn more about the Large Center Development

Sponsored Programs Administration (SPA)

Development according to UNH and sponsor requirements of:

  • Budget
  • Budget narrative
  • Approvals and certifications
  • Compilation of proposal components

Submission systems – workspace, NSF Fastlane, NIH eRA Commons, NASA NSPIRES, DOE SAMS, etc.

Learn more about Sponsored Programs Administration

Research Development Knowledge Base

The Knowledge Base contains forms, instruction and training material, minutes, policies, tools and other resources to support your research efforts by topic area.