Resources for Researchers
See Funding Opportunity Resources page
PROPOSAL PREPARATION RESOURCES
RESOURCES BEFORE YOU BEGIN DEVELOPING A PROPOSAL (GRANT WRITING/PROPOSAL PREPARATION TIPS)
Considerations with international collaborations and scholarly activities (foreign engagement)
New Faculty Guide to Competing for Research Funding (Log in with UCLA ID required)
Strategies for Planning, Developing, and Writing Large Team Grants (Log in with UCLA ID required)
UCLA Library - Research Data Services: UCLA Library has a variety of services and experts to support researchers of all disciplines.
RESOURCES ONCE YOU ARE READY TO APPLY (CAMPUS EXPERTS FOR PROPOSAL SUBMISSIONS)
Office of Contract & Grant Administration (OCGA): OCGA supports and provides guidance to UCLA faculty and staff in proposal development and award management, reviews and authorizes the submission of proposals, and negotiates, accepts and executes contract and grant awards.
RESOURCES THAT MAY HELP YOU STRENGTHEN YOUR PROPOSAL (RESEARCH CORES & OTHER CAMPUS RESOURCES FOR PROPOSALS)
MANAGING A GRANT OR CONTRACT THAT HAS BEEN FUNDED
Your department should have a fund manager for day-to-day management of your grant funds. Extramural Fund Management (EFM) within the Office of Research Administration handles: financial reporting, invoicing, cash management, accounts receivable management, audit support, and compliance oversight for effort reporting, cost transfers, and unallowable expenses. In addition, EFM provides expertise and assistance to UCLA faculty and staff and serves as a liaison with research sponsors with respect to financial management of sponsored awards.
VARIOUS COMPLIANCE & SAFETY MATTERS
WORKING WITH AN INDUSTRY SPONSOR
Contact an Industry Sponsored Research Officer at the Technology Development Group (TDG)