Welcome to Engineering Research Administration

Submit a request for service

Our Proposal Managers assist faculty, postdocs, research associates and assistants, graduate students, and staff in the College of Engineering with all proposal support (preaward) functions.


For assistance with any of the following items, please send us a Request for Services via this link, by email or by clicking the "Request for Services" button on the right.

  • Budget and budget justification preparation
  • Cost share requirements and documentation
  • Review and inform regarding OSU and sponsor requirements
  • Develop a grant submission timeline
  • Initiate Cayuse SP and Cayuse 424 records
  • Support entries in FastLane, SF 424 forms (or Cayuse 424), and other sponsor submission websites
  • Act as a liaison between PI and:
    ·   Office of Sponsored Research and Award Administration (OSRAA)
    ·   External/Internal Collaborators
    ·   Subawardees
    ·   Business and Engineering Business Center (BEBC)
    ·   Postaward / Grant Accountants


To make sure every request gets the full attention it deserves, please follow our deadline policies whenever possible.