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The purpose of the Pre-award office is to help faculty obtain sponsored funds that will support high-quality research and the dissemination of promising results and practices to our many constituencies.

  • Identify funding opportunities
  • Review of RFPs 
  • Management of Proposal Schedule and Deadlines.
  • Assist with budget development (provide salary benefits, health insurance, tuition, consulting standards, travel costs, etc.)
  • Assist with the budget justification
  • Provide guidance on compliance with state and federal financial regulations
  • Prepare sponsor and university proposal forms
  • Collect and format CVs
  • Coordinate with partner organizations
  • Format proposal as needed
  • Obtain letters of support/commitment for NC State and partner organizations
  • Submit proposals via the appropriate electronic mechanism

Pre-Award Resources

Please visit our Research Resources page for the most up-to-date information, including various templates and guides.

To contact a member of the Pre-award team, please view our staff page here.