Research Administrative Services is charged with maintaining compliance through research.

Below you will find a variety of resources that provide researchers with the proper tools for finding funding opportunities, preparing proposals, and managing awards. Click on the title of the item you would like to view


Funding Opportunities

There are many funding entites with many funding opportunities available. Here is a collection of some of the most common funding entities.

PI Handbook

The PI Handbook gives a detailed look at the proposal lifecycle as it pertains to Howard University. Understanding this information will ensure proper grants management.

Research Forms

Various forms and tools are provided to assist researchers with the submission, management, and reporting of grants and contracts.

Research Policies

Research policies and procedures and provided to ensure the proper condct of research.

Agency Policies & Guidlines

Funding agencies sometimes have their own policies and procedures that should be followed. Here is a list of the most common ones.

Agency eRA Systems

Some funding entities have their own electronic research administration systems. Some of the more common ones are provided here.

Related Links

There are many online resources that provide information and tips on successful grant writing and management. Some of these resources are provided here.

Certification and Training

It is important that the HU research community understands the grant life cycle and all policies and procedures that manage it. Some helpful information is provided here.

Frequently Asked Questions

Research can sometimes seem confusing. Answers to some of the most common questions are provided here.