The Office of Sponsored Programs & Research Integrity is ready to help you with your grant applications, post award project management, and IRB and IACUC research projects. Adjustments to our office operations have been made to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Below is information on changes that we are making as well as our plan to help you manage modifications to your projects.
Guidance and clarifications:
Adjustments to office operations to adhere to social distancing guidelines:
If you have an active research protocol, additional guidance can be found on the IRB and IACUC pages. Should you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us by email at email@example.com for grant questions, firstname.lastname@example.org for your IRB or IACUC questions, or call us at (660) 543-4264.
The University of Central Missouri has received and is actively applying for COVID grant funding to support strategic initiatives to address COVID-19 on our campus. It must be demonstrated that expenditures are directly the result of or are in reaction to COVID-19. Please select the expenditure category which best fits the activities/initiatives for which you are requesting funding. You may submit more than one application.
CLOSED: UCM New Requests for Use of CARES Grant Funds Form
Applications are no longer being accepted for approval of new COVID specific purchases. Should additional grant funds become available, the form will be reopened.
This form should be used to transfer existing FY21 COVID-19 expenses from a department budget to a COVID grant. Approval is contingent on the allowability of the expenditure and the availability of funds.
The Office of Sponsored Programs & Research Integrity (OSPRI) assists university personnel and students in finding funding opportunities, developing ideas into fundable projects, compiling application materials, managing externally funded projects, and ensuring compliance with external funding regulations and research integrity at the University of Central Missouri. The primary functions of the office support:
The Office of Sponsored Programs & Research Integrity strives to embed a culture of research ethics throughout UCM, and serve as a resource center for best practices in research. Additionally, OSPRI endeavors to: