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Welcome to URI’s Office of Sponsored Projects website, our goal is to provide excellent service to
our research community including faculty members, potential sponsors and collaborators,
students and offices with whom we interact with every day to make sure we realize this goal.
Some of these services include but are not limited to the following functions;

  • Review, approve, and submit proposals to potential external sources
  • Offer technical support and training with electronic proposals and grant/awards system
  • Develop policies and procedures to ensure URI Sponsor compliance and government regulations
  • Negotiate and accept awards on behalf of the URI from external sponsors
  • Establish sponsored accounts for all award projects
  • Provide support to principal investigators and department personnel in managing their awards
  • Establish sub-recipient agreements and assist in managing and monitoring sub-awards
  • Assist with awards/contracts billing, reporting, receivables and closeout process
  • Assist with negotiation of Facilities and Administrative (F&A) rates
  • Act as the University point of contact for Sponsored awards and contracts projects
  • Acts as the University authorized Signing Official on all Sponsored awards and contracts

 

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Office of Sponsored Projects Director

Winifred Nwangwu

Director

Office of Sponsored Projects

(401) 874-2775 – winny@mail.uri.edu

Office of Sponsored Projects

Eileen Campanale

Assistant Director

Office of Sponsored Projects

(401) 874-6403 – ehayes@uri.edu

Franca Cirelli

Assistant Director

Office of Sponsored Projects

(401) 874-5891 – franca@uri.edu

Mary Costa

Scientific Research Grant Assistant

Office of Sponsored Projects

(401) 874-5138 – mcosta@uri.edu

Joe DeMartino

Accountant

Office of Sponsored Projects

(401) 874-6406 – jdemartino@mail.uri.edu

Gary Haro

Grants & Contract Analyst

Office of Sponsored Projects

(401) 874-2331 – gharo@uri.edu

Annette Hillman

Grants & Contract Analyst

Office of Sponsored Projects

(401) 874-2350 – alh@uri.edu

Nancy Holland

Accountant

Office of Sponsored Projects

(401) 874-2333 – nholland@uri.edu

Julia Iacono

Grants & Contract Specialist II

Office of Sponsored Projects

(401) 874-5577 – juliaiacono@mail.uri.edu

Connie McGreavy

Grants & Contracts Specialist II

Office of Sponsored Projects

(401) 874-5452 – cmcgreavy@mail.uri.edu

Ellen Mcvey

Scientific Research Grant Assistant

Office of Sponsored Projects

(401) 874-2824 – emcvey@uri.edu

Barbara Muhitch

Grants & Contracts Specialist II

Office of Sponsored Projects

(401) 874-7883 – bmuhitch@mail.uri.edu

Zeny Rhyner

Accountant

Office of Sponsored Projects

(401) 874-2332 – zrhyner@uri.edu

Joanne Schwartzkopf

Accountant

Office of Sponsored Projects

(401) 874-6405 – joanne@gso.uri.edu

Andrea Vallette

Grants & Contract Analyst

Office of Sponsored Projects

(401) 874-6404 – avallette@gso.uri.edu

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