The Office of Sponsored Projects offers a wide variety of opportunities for training in subjects related to the administration of research. To register for classes go to Workday Learning to log in.

Upcoming Trainings

Module Date Time Location
NIH F31/F32 (Fellowships) 3/17/2020 12:00 PM SSL-493
Reading FOA & Budgeting Basics 4/1/2020 12:00 PM SSL-493
NIH T32 (Training Grants) 4/14/2020 12:00 PM SSL-493
Cost Transfers (Post-Award) 04/21/2020 12:00 PM SSL-493
Grant and Contract Negotiations 4/28/2020 12:00 PM SSL-493
NIH K (Career) 5/5/2020 12:00 PM SSL-493
Documentation and Justification (Post-Award) 05/20/2020 12:00 PM SSL-493
Advanced Topics - Session I 5/26/2020 1:00-3:00 SSL-497
Advanced Topics - Session II 06/03/20 1:00-3:00 SSL-497
Traveling on Sponsored Projects (Post-Award) 06/24/2020 12:00 PM SSL-493
Descriptions of the courses can be found on our Pre-Award and Post-Award pages and in Workday Learning

Advanced Topics in Research Administration

Advanced Topics Session I | 05/26/20 | 1:00 pm - 3:00pm | SSL 497
Advanced Topics Session II | 06/03/2020 | 1:00 pm - 3:00pm | SSL 497

Please save the dates for new Spring training with OSP, Advanced Topics in Research Administration. These sessions are geared towards the more seasoned Research Administrators, who are looking for the opportunity to engage with their peers and discuss challenging topics.  Attendees will examine case studies, participate in high level discussions on processes & best practices, and have the opportunity to share insight into some of the more challenging areas of Research Administration. 

Please save the dates for both sessions, and be on the look-out for registration in Workday Learning! ​

Proposal Review & Submission Classes (Pre-Award)

Managing an Award Classes (Post-Award)

OSP Brown Bag Series

Through quarterly noontime sessions, the Brown Bag Luncheon Series covers topics of interest to Brown's Research Community.  All are welcome to attend. No registration is required. Email [email protected] to be added to the mailing list for notifications.


OSP Authors 

The August 2019 NCURA (National Council of University Research Administrators) Magazine featured an article titled “Are We There Yet? Your Guide to Sponsored Travel” written by Grant/Contract Accountants Kyle McDonnell and Linda Sypek.  The article is found on page 8 of the magazine (Volume 51, No. 4) Congratulations to Kyle and Linda for this national achievement.