CALS Office of Sponsored Research

Our Commitment

Assist in the execution of proposals and applications which reflect the superior quality and robust competitiveness of Cornell University research.

Our Mission

  1. Provide administrative support to CALS principal investigators and academic departments during the proposal development process from concept to submission.
  2. Build proposal budgets in a format which communicates the costs associated with a project in a clear and uncomplicated manner which address the considerations of post-award accounting practices and policies.
  3. Understand and communicate sponsor, university, college, and department procedures and policies.
  4. Work closely with colleagues at the Cornell Office of Sponsored Programs through the pre-award process; as stewards of initial and revised pre-award budgets, documentation, and correspondence.
  5. Promote proposal award success within CALS.

Our Team

The Grant Proposal Team is dedicated to assisting PIs with proposal development and assembling application packages. Click here to see a list of the units we support.

Geneva Campus:

Ithaca Campus:

Grant & Contract Officers are dedicated to reviewing final proposal packages and submitting funding requests to sponsors.


Questions regarding Indirect Costs

Other Applicable Policies

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