Who Does What

If you are unsure of whom to contact at OSP for assistance with a particular issue, the information provided here explains which staff member can help with which aspects of applying for and managing grants and contracts.

Finding Funding Opportunities

To request funding opportunity searches for specific project ideas - for assistance using funding databases - to set up profiles for automatic notices of funding opportunities for your areas of interest, contact Arlene Hansen - 351-1932.

Pre-Award Project Development

To discuss project ideas - determine what is needed to shape ideas into fundable grant proposals - analyze sponsor guidelines for programmatic requirements - plan your proposal development process – request feedback as you write your proposal narrative, contact Arlene Hansen - 351-1932 or Bob Houser - 351-4390.

Proposal Budget Development

To ensure that your proposal budget is reasonable and compliant with sponsor requirements and University policies, to request assistance with figuring budget categories, calculating salaries and student support, determining allowability of cost sharing commitments, applying the correct indirect cost rate, etc., contact your Grant & Contract Administrator.

Proposal Submission

Whether you are working with a colleague at another institution or planning to submit directly to a sponsor, to plan for the actual submission of your proposal, determining when OSP needs the various sections of your proposal, how to deliver them, and in what format, contact your Grant & Contract Administrator for your unit.

Post-Award Management

For assistance with managing your funded project according to the terms and conditions of the award and university policies, and ensuring proper stewardship of the funds, contact your Grant & Contract Administrator.

Sponsored Program Reports

To request a report of sponsored programs activity for a specific time period or a particular unit, contact: Arlene Hansen - 351-1932

Internal Funding Programs

For guidance on applying for or managing FRPB New Project Program Grants or Provost Fund Grants, contact Sherry May - 351-1910.

Human Subjects

For guidance on UNC’s Institutional Review Board and the process for review and approval of IRB protocols, contact Sherry May - 351-1910.


Grant & Contract Administrator Assignments

Christine Krause -- 351-4388 Nicole Morse -- 351-1912
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