NURAMP Workshop Series


The Spring 2019 NURAMP classroom workshop series will begin in February! Join us Wednesdays at 1:00 p.m. for the workshops.

152 Prem S. Paul Research Center at Whittier School, 2200 Vine Street
Register here to enroll in any or all of the workshops.


Preparing for Awards and Managing Contracts
Wednesday, February 20, 1-2 p.m.
Considerations in applying for and managing contracts and other types of agreements; special circumstances while waiting for an award.

Research Responsibility
Wednesday, February 27, 1-2:30 p.m. 

Overview of programs that govern the use of animals in research and ensure protections of human subjects involved in research, as well as policies related to conflict of interest, the responsible conduct of research and export control.

Award Administration
Wednesday, March 6, 1-3:30 p.m.

Procedures for setting up accounts, managing subcontracts, documenting allowable costs, making post-award changes, closing an award and participating in an audit.

Preparing and Submitting Proposals
Wednesday, March 13, 1-2:30 p.m.
Overview of the proposal planning process at Nebraska and information about offices within the Office of Research and Economic Development that offer support at different stages of proposal preparation.

PARs and Effort Reporting
Wednesday, March 20, 1-2:30 p.m.
Overview of the university’s effort reporting requirements and tips for completing the PAR form; how to report faculty effort and handle changes in effort.

Cost Sharing
Wednesday, March 27, 1-2:30 p.m.
Overview of what cost share and match are, how they are managed at the university, and the process and procedures for reporting cost share.

Budget Preparation and Development
Wednesday, April 3, 1-3:30 p.m.
Hands-on practice creating effective proposal budgets and budget justifications; explanation of specific budget categories and allowability of costs; review of principles of cost sharing and subcontracting.


No registration required. Access the modules here.

Introduction to Research Resources at UNL
An introduction to resources provided by the Office of Research and Economic Development and policies and regulations governing sponsored research at Nebraska. Information in this presentation will be useful background if you participate in other NURAMP workshops.

Electronic Proposal Submission Systems: NSF FastLane
Using NSF FastLane to submit proposals electronically.

Electronic Proposal Submission Systems: NIH ASSIST
Using NIH ASSIST to submit proposals electronically.

Data Management Plans
Advice on preparing data management plans that conform with granting agencies’ policies on disseminating, preserving and sharing research results.

If you have questions about the NURAMP program, contact Laurie Sampson at