Save the Date – Coffee with Colleagues

October 24th, 2018

Save the date for our upcoming session of Coffee with Colleagues on the topic of Proposal Best Practices. Formal invitation with RSVP coming soon. Please submit specific questions related to preparing a proposal here. This will help us effectively prepare for the session. Subscribe

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Lab Animal Per Diem Rate Changes

September 21st, 2018

Effective September 1, 2018, the University announced new lab animal per diem rates for the Charles River and Medical Campuses (exclusive of the NEIDL). The tables below reflect the costs for the current fiscal year, FY19, as well as proposed costs for the next five years. Please use these projected costs... More

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NIH and NSF (non-financial) Report Reminders

September 21st, 2018

As the recipient of sponsored funding, Boston University is required to provide accurate, timely, and complete reports outlining the results of the sponsored awards and programs. Timely processing and submission of Non-Financial Reports are important since lack of adherence to the sponsor’s closeout requirements could affect future funding for both... More

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2018 Excellence in Research Administration Award

August 20th, 2018

Sponsored Programs and the Office of Research are now accepting nominations for this year’s Excellence in Research Administration Award, which honors two staff members — one in central administration and the other at a school or center — for exceptional service to the University's research mission. The award is open to... More

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Research Administration Resources

July 2nd, 2018

There are many resources available for research administrators, including those from sponsor agencies and professional organizations. We have highlighted a few below and will continue to provide information on other resources in future posts. NIH NIH Office of Extramural Research (OER) offers many opportunities for access to information related to grant application... More

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Reminder – Proposal Deadlines

May 29th, 2018

For BU Sponsored Programs, June and July are historically high volume months for proposals. Over the next 8 weeks we have 143 known proposals in the queue and counting, 46 of these proposals are due next Tuesday June 5th. Please be reminded that per BU’s proposal submission policy, proposals due... More

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Coffee with Colleagues Session on Effort

May 29th, 2018

On May 24, 2018, we held our second Coffee with Colleagues session covering the topic of effort. For those of you who attended our Coffee with Colleagues event last week, thank you for coming! It was great to have such a lively discussion. We would like to thank Gretchen Hartigan... More

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