Introduction to Proposal Submission

Course Code


Course Type


UC Core Competency

Job Mastery & Continuous Learning

Training Topic

Research Administration

Certificate Program or Training Series

Sponsored Projects Training for Administrators in Research (STAR)

Course Description

This course provides basic instruction on preparing a proposal, securing the appropriate approvals, and submitting to the funding agency. Topics covered are eligibility to serve as principal investigator, types of proposals, interpretation of sponsor guidelines, completion of both sponsor application forms and internal campus forms, including appropriate use of various research titles and pay rates for employees, and proposal revisions. This course will also include an overview on the use of the ORBiT Database.

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