Who will help me submit a proposal?
UNH, like most universities, is comprised of units with varying amounts of experience and/or resources for activities like proposal preparation. That variation creates a mix of expectations about how and when an investigator interacts with Sponsored Programs Administration (SPA) staff to submit a proposal.
SPA has developed guidelines for the review and submission of proposals to serve as a starting point in this continually evolving business environment.
Some pointers that apply to all proposal submissions:
- Check in with your Grant and Contract Administrator (GCA) well ahead of the deadline to confirm the step-by-step process for submission to the particular sponsor, including registration requirements, if any.
- Be sure to leave time before the sponsor's deadline to deal with the inevitable "glitches" that will arise.
- Remember..... in almost all cases, only your GCA can finalize the proposal submission.
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