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Support for Faculty


MIPAR assists faculty members and departments in obtaining funding for their research. Pre-award assistance includes:

  • identifying funding sources
  • proposal development
  • budget preparation
  • assembling the proposal packet
  • ensuring that the proposal conforms to University requirements
  • routing the proposal for University approval.

After an award has been obtained, MIPAR assists faculty members and departments by providing post-grant management assistance, including:

  • hiring personnel
  • preparing payroll
  • purchasing supplies and equipment
  • processing travel requests and expenses
  • budgetary accounting and budget management
  • acting as a liaison with the sponsor or funding agency
  • preparing financial reports for sponsor or funding agency
  • providing administrative support

For further information about grant assistance from MIPAR, please contact Deb Geare, Associate Director.