Steps for Proposal Preparation and Submission
Once you've identified a funding opportunity, please contact the D'Youville Office of Grants Administration at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The appropriate Grants Officer will review the funding source/opportunity and assist you in completing the Pre-Proposal Clearance Form A (PDF)
As Principal Investigator, you must submit your proposal idea (Form A) to your Department Chair, Dean, and, under specific circumstances, the VPAA for review/approval.
The Office of Grants Administration will review the funding sponsor's Application Guidelines & Instructions with you.
At this point, you should write your proposal in accordance with the sponsor's guidelines, instructions and deadlines. The Office of Grants Administration will assist you in preparing the application.
The Financial Affairs Office and the Office of Grants Administration will review the proposal and application for both technical and financial compliance.
You will need to get approval from the D'Youville Institutional Review Board (IRB) to assure compliance with any ethical or safety requirements, if applicable to the proposed project or research.
After all of the above steps are complete, the Office of Grants Administration will assist you in completing and submitting the Final Proposal Review Form B (PDF).
Once the institution has approved the grant proposal the Office of Grants Administration will assist you in submitting the application to the sponsor.