Tip of the Week

Friday, February 13, 2015

Grant Application Review (GAR)

Please see 05/11/2021 News and Notes for updated information on IACUC Congruency Reviews

 

What is...

Friday, January 9, 2015

Department of Defense (DOD) Award Information

Department of Defense (DOD) award information

Awards from the Department of Defense (DOD) typically include human, animal, or cadaver subject research.  For DOD, two...

Friday, December 19, 2014

Federal Funding Announcements

If a Federal funding announcement states that a proposal could be funded in the form of a grant, cooperative agreement, or contract – Who should I work with at the Office of Sponsored Programs and...

Friday, December 12, 2014

Office of Sponsored Programs and Sponsored Projects Accounting

Did you know that the Office of Sponsored Programs and Sponsored Projects Accounting are separate central offices with different functions at the University of Pittsburgh?

The Office of...

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Authorized Institutional Signature

Authorized Institutional Signature

The University of Pittsburgh's Office of Sponsored Programs is designated as the office to enter into research grants, contracts, and...

Monday, November 24, 2014

What is the difference between a Federal Grant and a Federal Contract?

What is the difference between a Federal Grant and a Federal Contract?

Federal Grants and Federal Contracts have significant differences. To assist in the differentiation...

New email – OSPintake@pitt.edu – is created to electronically accept internal forms for Grants Management Team

The Office of Sponsored Programs is encouraging the use of electronic signatures (ex: DocuSign or scanned original signatures) for all internal forms.  While there will no longer be a requirement...