Research Funding Services

Research Funding Services (RFS) supports faculty and staff as an information resource on all aspects of research administration from idea to award.  We provide assistance in locating sources of funding, reviewing and approving proposals, negotiating grants and contracts, and development and dissemination of institutional policies related to research administration.  

Please contact us at 508.856.2119 or research.funding@umassmed.edu

Recent Presentations

September 29, 2014 Brown Bag Presentation
  • NIH Public Access Policy - Library Update (Rebecca Reznik-Zellen)
  • Uniform Guidance Update
  • NIH RPPR Update
  • NIH Individual Development Plan (IDP) Requirements
  • NIH Biosketches Training
  • eRA Commons User ID for Graduate and Undergraduate Roles
  • eRA Commons Username Required for Sponsor in Individual Fellowship Grant Applications to NIH & AHRQ
  • Ruth L. Kirschstein NRSA Additional Educational Information Requirements
  • Cayuse - Compatibility Issues
  • Cayuse - Updating Commons ID in Professional Profile
  • Updated UMMS F&A Rate Agreement
  • Faculty Changing Departments within UMMS
  • Research Administration Training Program Upcoming Courses
  • Proposal & Progress Report Statistics
June 30, 2014 Brown Bag Presentation
  • NIH New Biosketch Format Piloted
  • NIH RPPR Update
  • eRA Commons User ID for Graduate and Undergraduate Roles
  • NIH Public Access Policy
  • Uniform Guidance - Subrecipient F&A
  • Updated UMMS F&A Rate Agreement
  • FY 2015 Fringe Benefit Rates
  • NIH IACUC Congruency Review
  • Cayuse - Multi-Project Applications (ASSIST) Update
  • Cayuse - Attachment Title Naming Issues; Multi-Project Applications
  • SUMMIT - Pre-Award Dashboard
  • SDFI Form Update
  • New Sponsor Request Form (for PeopleSoft)
  • Research Adminstration Training Program Upcoming Courses
  • Proposal & Progress Report Statistics


 

Click here for the full schedule of RFS Brown Bag presentations.