Prepare a Proposal

The Office for Sponsored Programs provides assistance to faculty and students in the preparation and submission of applications to external sponsors. The following links provide information and resources which may be helpful in preparing your application.

An Overview of the Process to submit to an External Sponsor

An Overview of the Process for a Student to submit to an External Sponsor 

Identify your Research Administrator Administrator Assignments
Human Resource related issues to consider during proposal development Check List
Find External Sponsor Electronic Resources E-Research Administration
Get Rates, Addresses, and other necessary items for Proposals Factsheet/Rates
Download and Fill out Forms from external sponsors and internal University Forms Forms
Read Proposal Development Guides and hints directly from Federal Agencies and from other private sources Proposal Writing Resources
Consult with Research Information Technology for assistance specifying or quoting computing equipment. Research Information Technology
Use this resource to find direct links to many Federal Agencies, State Sponsors and Private organizations. Sponsor Links
Learn how to improve your chances by looking at examples of winning proposals from federal agencies Successful Proposals
Get basic facts about the University, its Colleges and Centers to include in your proposal. University Boilerplate