The Grant Support Center is the sponsored research management unit of the OSUCCC – James. The Grant Support Center provides pre- and post-award compliance assistance to select investigators and their teams through a highly qualified group of research administrators.
The PA-005 (Authorization to Seek Off-Campus Funding) begins the internal process for proposal submission—the grants manager starts and routes the form for all the required signatures, then files it with The Ohio State University Research Foundation (OSURF).
The Center works with investigators on RFA/RFP/PA guidelines
The grants manager prepares budgets and assists in budget justifications (provides up-to-date salary information for faculty and staff).
Federal proposals—the Center typically assists with the completion of the face-page and the routing for signatures, budgets and checklists. The Center also assist with "Just-in- Time" requests.
Private Foundations/Sponsors should complete proposal based on requirements, whether hard copy and/or on-line
The Center provides real-time budget tracking and comprehensive financial oversight for sponsored projects
Grants managers send monthly reports to investigators identifying project financial summaries and status
Grants managers work with investigators to appoint personnel to projects (Direct Appointment/Release Time) to reflect the true effort on projects
The Center works with investigators to establish sub-contracts when collaborating with other investigators/institutions—grants managers work directly with their institutional counterparts to initialize the contract process
Grant Support Staff
Associate Director for Sponsored Programs