Pre-Award Administration

The Pre-Award Administration team assists faculty and staff with various federal award tasks and administration of clinical trials.

Responsibility Areas

Federal Award Tasks

  • Budgeting grant applications and progress reports
  • Entry of non-financial agreements such as MTAs, DUAs, CDAs, etc.
  • Obtain departmental and institutional approvals
  • Work with oversight entities to review and submit proposals
  • Account activations, budget adjustments, responses to queries
  • Preparation and submission of research Performance Progress Reports (RPPRs)

Clinical Trial Administration

  • Clinical trial budget and budget amendment negotiations
  • Facilitate signature process for clinical trial contracts and amendments
  • Submit proposals through OSPARS portal
  • Assist with the submission of CDA’s (Confidentiality Disclosure Agreements)


Contact Pre-Award Administration staff.