ORSP Researcher's Toolbox

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Our staff is pleased to work closely with Lehigh faculty to submit the highest quality proposals that are in compliance with all agency requirements. PIs are encouraged to use the Researcher's Toolbox to obain information regarding all stages of their awards--from proposal stage through award management to closeout.

NEWFederal Agency Requirements for Reporting of Professional Activities and Sources of Support

NEW: NIH Salary Cap (January 2021)

NEW: Proposal Submission Policy (April 2021)

New Faculty/Researcher Guidance

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Preparing Proposals:
Find your Contract and Grant Specialist
Intent to Submit Proposal notice

*Request access to NIH Commons
Agency Proposal Guidelines
Data Management Plan tools
Research Integrity

Plan to submit proposals three (3) days in advance of agency deadlines to allow your CGS time to review for agency compliance, and for PIs to revise if needed.

*Both Research.gov/NSF Fastlane and Grants.gov Workspace now allow new PIs to register themselves. Please affiliate immediately with Lehigh University using our DUNS number 808264444. Any questions, call Taslima at 610-758-3021.

Policies, Reference Numbers, and Other Useful Information:
Research policies, procedures, guidelines and forms
Reference numbers, tuition rates
Fringe benefits rates, IC rates, and Lehigh's cognizant agency

Lehigh Audit Reports

Award Management and Closeout:
Budget and spending tips
Federal Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) training
Posting transactions
Traveling on research awards
Effort reporting and other reporting

























NEWS ARCHIVE: ORSP and Funding Agencies