A well-written and skillfully prepared research proposal is crucial to the success of an application for research funding. This section provides guidance for developing the various sections of a proposal, including the budget, and explains the proposal review process.
In this section, you will find information and resources needed to develop a proposal, including necessary forms, institutional data, and sponsor information. Please click through the sections in the menu to the right or click below:
- COMMON ELEMENTS OF A PROPOSAL
- PROPOSAL CHECKLIST
- PROJECT BUDGET
- COST SHARING
- PROPOSAL FORMS
For additional information on Proposal Development, a link to the University of Kentucky Office of Sponsored Projects Administration: OSPA Proposal Preparation & Submission Page
Who to Contact:
For all questions prior to proposal submission, College Grant Officers are responsible for reviewing all proposals prior to submission to assure compliance with both University of Kentucky and sponsoring agency policies.