Negotiation and Acceptance of Awards and Gifts

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 focuses on the various actions and issues that arise during the period between the submission of a proposal and the award of a contract or grant, and covers the roles of the key players of the University and the Sponsors. Denial and withdrawal of proposals, pre-award costs, revised budgets, requests for approvals to spend (RAS), content of award terms, campus award processing, and the UCSB award synopsis are all topics explored in this course. Identifying the differences between gifts and grants will also be discussed.

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