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Proposal & Award Management Sessions - October 19, 2017 - March 22, 2018

All sessions will be held from 11:00am - 11:45am 
2017 sessions will be in the Quentin Burdick Building, room 422
2018 sessions will be in EML, room 183

October 19, 2017Research Development Services and Tools - The session will cover resources available for funding opportunities and assiting with the development of grant proposals.Due to a technical malfunction, no recording is available.PowerPoint

Handout: Creating a Pivot Search
Handout: Research Resources

November 16, 2017Cost Sharing, Effort Reporting, Recharge Centers, Service CentersPresentationPowerPoint

Handout: What is a Recharge Center
Handout: Cost Share - Effort Certification

December 7, Workspace - This session will review the Workspace application site, which will replace the Legacy application package after December 31, 2017.  Presentation

Handout: Grants.Gov Workspace Overview by SPA
Handout: Grants.Gov Workspace "How To"

January 18, 2018


ERAC - NDSU is working with Novelution Corp. on a software solution for electronic research administration & compliance (ERAC), which will permit faculty and researchers to build their proposals in the system, and electronically route proposals for necessary approvals/signatures. 
February 15, 2018ERAC - NDSU is working with Novelution Corp. on a software solution for electronic research administration & compliance (ERAC), which will permit faculty and researchers to build their proposals in the system, and electronically route proposals for necessary approvals/signatures. PresentationPowerPoint
March 22, 2018Research Integrity & Compliance - IRB, IACUC, IBC, RCR, COI, Export ControlsPresentationPowerPointHandout: Export Controls Top 10 Basics
Handout: Export Controls NDSU Policy 722

Proposal & Award Management Sessions - April 20, 2017 - September 14, 2017

All sessions will be held from 11:00am - 11:45am in the Quentin Burdick, room 422, with exception of the August 17th session which will be held at Research 1, conference room 148/154.

April 20, 2017Focus on Fundamentals: Sponsored Programs and Grant and Contract Accounting - General overview highlighting the services provided by each officePresentationPowerPointHandout
May 18, 2017Proposal Review - emphasis on budget review, sponsor guidelines, compliance check and NDSU policies; what SPA reviews.PresentationPowerPointHandout
June 15, 2017Award Management-Part I - funding mechanisms, the negotiation process, key components and award terms, compliance verification, award hand-off from SPA to GCA.PresentationPowerPointHandout
July 20, 2017Award Management–Part 2 – award set-up, GCA expenditure review, award management elements.PresentationPowerPointHandout
August 17, 2017Round Table Discussions – multiple discussion tables will be available with an opportunity for attendees to select three topics of interest and participate in 15 minute “mini-sessions”.

Handout: Prior Approval Matrix
Handout: NDSU & ND Open Records Laws
Handout: CDA & MTA Quick Facts

September 14, 2017Reports and Queries:  PeopleSoft and beyond – Review of reports and queries available to assist users in managing proposal and award activity. 

Handout: GCA Reports Training
Handout: PeopleSoft Grant Reports
Handout: PeopleSoft Report Print Screens
Handout: PeopleSoft Awards Received Instructions
Handout: PeopleSoft Proposal Report Instructions

Gear Up for Grants Seminars
- information for faculty, staff, and students; NEW faculty in particular

PIVOT (grant-seeking and expertise profiles): Information by topic; brief instructional videos on YouTube; webinars for faculty, researchers, and staff

CITI—Training in the Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) - online training on topics such as:

  • Authorship 
  • Collaborative Research 
  • Conflicts of Interest 
  • Data Management 
  • Mentoring 
  • Peer Review 
  • Research Involving Human Subjects 
  • Research Misconduct 
  • Using Animal Subjects in Research 

IRB (Institutional Review Board for the Protection of Human Participants in Research) Training

IACUC (Institutional Animal Care and Use) Training

IBC (Institutional Biosafety) Training

MN Council on Foundations Grantseeking Seminars (one-day workshop) - outside NDSU; fee-based

The Grantsmanship Center Training Program (a 5-day workshop) outside NDSU; fee-based

Principal Investigator Training Video - Financial Oversight of Sponsored Projects

YouTube Video: Developing National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant budgets: "Details of a Detailed Budget; Accurately Constructed and Well Justified" (August 2013).

YouTube Video: Finding the NSF program that best fits your research (January 2013).

YouTube Video: How to Use NIH's RePORTER to Identify the Study Section and Program that Fits Your Research (January 2013).

PowerPoint slides - "Working with Industry" - from Gear Up for Grants seminar, April 16, 2014.

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Mailing address:  P.O. Box 6050—Dept. 4000/Fargo, ND 58108-6050
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