Post Award Financial Operations Resources
Here are some of our most-requested resources.
Award Close Out
Here’s a quick check list to help you ensure that your award is ready for closeout.
BU A-133 Report
Please download the 2011 Boston University A-133 Report.
Providing staff and faculty with access to payroll and personnel information, financial forms, and purchasing services.
Legacy Object Code to SAP Sponsored Class and GL Account Crosswalk
Click here to download the Excel spreadsheet.
Cost Recovery Rates
Our guide to transferring expenses to or from grant-supported projects.
Effort Reporting / PARs
Effort reporting continues to be an area receiving heightened government scrutiny. It is very important for BU to be in compliance with federal regulations. Please refer to our Effort Certification Policy for guidance and information regarding effort reporting using the Personnel Activity Reporting (PAR) system. In addition, please see additional information on recent federal investigations related to effort reporting here.
Expense Review Policy
Frequently Asked Questions
Our experts answer your questions on our work, from available training to web-based financial summaries.
My Grants: For Faculty Only
View your active grants online or allow project administrators to see grant and contract summary reports.
Links to useful resources for federal policies on post-award administration.
Read the Provost’s memo on the management of research contracts.
Research at BU
See our work in action and find out more about the remarkable research taking place at BU every day.
Sponsored Programs Handbook
In partnership with the Office of Sponsored Programs and Office of Research Compliance, we are pleased to provide the BU research community with a new Sponsored Programs Handbook. The Handbook is intended to be a tool that provides information, policies, procedures, and links to ensure that faculty, staff, and students comply with the obligations associated with the use of external or institutional funds to conduct research and other scholarly activities
Post Award Policies
Check Post Award’s policies on topics such as salary adjustments, administrative and clerical costs, and cost transfers.
Websites with additional research and accounting resources.