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Proposal Timeline

Proposal Development

The earlier the call is shared with Research Office Assistant the better. We have early-stage proposal development assistance for interdisciplinary, multi-investigator teams and individual faculty members. Research Development staff members are available to assist with all aspects of proposal development. More Information.

Submit to Research Office Assistant

The earlier the call is shared with Research Assistant the better. Some proposals require waivers or approvals. The Research Assistant will have to be made aware of these requests with ample time for completions and deadlines.

Review by Dean & Department Head

The earlier the Dean and Department Head receives the completed proposal for review and approval, the easier it is to obtain required signatures and or corrections for the proposal.

Review by Office of Grants & Contracts

The earlier OGCA receives the completed, signed and approved proposal, the easier it is for corrections and entry to required systems (determined by sponsors.)

All times prior to application due date. Business days do not include weekends or holidays.

Research Development Inquiries:

Michelle Wonsey

Research Administration Building
70 Butterfield Terrace
University of Massachusetts
Amherst, MA 01003
413‐577‐3725