Post Award Policies

Use the following table to find links to Boston University’s research accounting policies, guidelines, and forms:

Topic Policy, Memo, Worksheet or Guideline
Allowable Costs, Cost Recovery Rates & Travel Guidelines
Policy/Memo
Form/Worksheet
Guidelines
Effort Certification and Compensation
Policy/Memo
Form/Worksheet
Guidelines
  • Manual Personnel Activity Reports (PARs)
    Please contact Effort Reporting to obtain a manual PAR if no system-generated report exists.
Cash Management
Policy/Memo
Clinical Trials
Form/Worksheet
  • Clinical Trial Notification Form
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Financial Reporting & Closeout
Policy/Memo
Overdrafts
Policy/Memo
Cost Transfers
Policy/Memo
Form/Worksheet
Guidelines
Subrecipient Agreements
Policy/Memo
Form/Worksheet
Guidelines
Criteria for Determining Gifts vs. Sponsored Agreements
Policy/Memo
Guidelines
Authorized Signatories for BU Sponsored Programs
Guidelines
Other University Policies, Procedures and Forms
Guidelines