About Us

The BMRA website has been created to serve as a valuable resource for the Division of Biology and Medicine faculty and staff. Included on this site are frequently used forms, policies and procedures, and links to various funding agencies.

BMRA is organized into two sections: Pre- and Post-Award Management.

Pre-Award Management is responsible for:

  • Providing information on sources of support
  • Assisting principal investigators in identifying research funding opportunities
  • Providing advice & assistance for completing application form pages
  • Budget development
  • Assisting faculty in the submission of applications
  • Assuring compliance with the University and sponsors' policies and requirements
  • Interpreting regulations of federal agencies and private sponsors
  • Clarifying University policies and procedures for faculty and sponsors

Post-Award Management is responsible for:

  • Overseeing the financial management of sponsored programs
  • Maintaining accounts and records
  • Preparing and submitting financial reports
  • Administering the expenditures of funds
  • Monitoring compliance with University and sponsor's financial provisions
  • Assisting in audit resolution