Thompson Grants published an article outlining ways that pre-award staff can ensure success on the post-award side. There are many costs that require prior sponsor approval, and being sure to budget adequate amounts and clearly justify them in the proposal will prevent delays and problems, if awarded. The article also discusses considering Personnel Costs, Pre-Award Spending, and Travel Costs carefully when developing the budget.
Be sure to familiarize yourself with the following ASU policies and guidance:
- ASU’s Sponsored Project Award Changes
- Research Admin: Salaries, Wages, and ERE
- ASU’s Sponsored Project Travel for ASU Employees
- ASU’s Travel Policy
- Research Admin: Foreign Travel
To read the full article, open the PDF copy below: