Research Funding Services

Research Funding Services (RFS) supports faculty and staff as an information resource on all aspects of research administration from idea to award.  We provide assistance in locating sources of funding, reviewing and approving proposals, negotiating grants and contracts, and development and dissemination of institutional policies related to research administration.  

Please contact us at 508.856.2119 or research.funding@umassmed.edu

Recent Presentations
November 4, 2013 Brown Bag Presentation
  • NIH Update
    • NIH Rescheduled Grant Application Dates
    • Refreshing Submitted Applications
    • Revised NIH Grants Policy Statement Released (10/13)
    • New SF424 Adobe Form Set C: Planned Enrollment Report & Appendices Issues in Cayuse
    • NIH ASSIST
  • Federal Grants Reform - Consolidation of OMB Circulars
  • UMMS Form Updates
    • Summary Disclosure of Financial Interests (SDFI) Form
    • Budget Revision Prior Approval (BRPA) Form
  • Research Administration Training Program Upcoming Courses
  • Proposal & Progress Report Statistics
September 30, 2013 Brown Bag Presentation
  • NIH Public Access Policy Resources - Rebecca Reznik-Zellen, Soutter Library
  • NIH Update
    • Federal Budget - Potential Government Shutdown
    • NOT-OD-13-120: NIH Domestic Awards to Transition to Payment Management System Subaccounts in FY 2014 and FY2015
    • New Form Set C: Planned Enrollment Report & Appendices Issues in Cayuse
    • RPPR Update
    • NIH ASSIST Update
    • eRA Commons Registration Form
  • Updated Foreign Project Registration (FPR) Form
  • Research Administration Training Program Upcoming Courses
  • Upcoming Cayuse Webinars
  • Proposal & Progress Report Statistics

Click here for the full schedule of RFS Brown Bag presentations.