CELS Research Resources

We’re the Pre-Award and Post Award teams. Pre-Award, helps faculty and staff navigate the proposal process, while Post Award, takes care of administrative tasks after funding is secured. Together, we provide comprehensive support for grants from start to finish.

Who does what? 

Pre- Award (Kathy Gray and Jane Karako)

  • Pre-Award is here to assist Faculty & Staff with all requests that need to go through InfoEd and to orient faculty to the proposal process.
  • All new proposals *Please note: all funding that comes into CELS that requires outcomes and/or deliverables requires internal routing through InfoEd BEFORE submitting to the sponsor. *        
  • Please complete the Pre-Award form for in order to start the Pre-Award Process. 
  • Pre-Proposal if a detailed budget OR Authorized Signer is required.
  • Assistance when the following need to go through InfoEd for proposals: Renewals, Resubmissions, Revisions, Supplements and Letters of Intent/Commitment.

Post Award (Cherie/Lois/Toni)

  • Dean’s Pledges
  • Subcontracts: Setting up the requisition for the Purchase Order 
  • Processing Subcontract Invoices
  • Budget Revision Requests ADD GOOGLE BRR Request form here
  • Financial Reporting for Progress Reporting or Annual/Final Reports
  • Cost Share/Match questions or reporting
  • Participant Support No F&A:  guidance on handling this account category.
  • Financial or Salary Projections for grant management
  • Guidance on the grant closing process 
  • Liaison between Office of Sponsored Projects and Office of Sponsored & Cost Accounting.