Making grant management easier: Upcoming training

  • WISPER training/discussion
  • PI changes, no-cost extensions, and rebudget requests in CALS, and more
  • Post-Award topics: Cost Transfers
  • Registration is encouraged but not required. To sign up for Research Division training opportunities, please visit the training page.

    WISPER training/discussion
    February 19, 10:00 a.m., 150 Animal Science

    Join CALS Research Division proposal experts for a refresher of WISPER topics and tips that will make using the program easier. The informal structure of the session provides a great setting for you to ask any questions you have or introduce topics for discussion about WISPER.

    PI changes, no-cost extensions, and rebudget requests in CALS, and more
    March 25, 1:30 p.m., 1360 Genetics/Biotechnology

    Thinking of extending your award or contacting the sponsor about changes? This training session will give you all the resources you need to make the request as quick and easy as possible. Join Laurel Norris to learn what you need to know to make communication with your award sponsor simple and smooth.

    Post-Award topics: Cost Transfers
    April 15, 1:30 p.m., 1360 Genetics/Biotech

    Considering a cost transfer to move salary or expenditures involving sponsored projects? Attend this session with CALS post-award accountant Sandy Fowler to learn when a transfer is needed, and what you can do to streamline the process. We will also touch on OMB federal guidelines and what are allowable and unallowable costs. Bring your questions or specific examples to this roundtable session. A second session may also be scheduled if needed.