The University of San Francisco: Office of Sponsored Projects
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Austin Gajewski collecting samples in Antarctica under the guidance of NSF-funded Professor/Researcher Deneb Karentz.
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Undergraduate researchers with Claire Castro/William Karney present posters on their work at regional and national conferences. Project funded by the National Science Foundation.
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Undergraduate researchers with Claire Castro/William Karney present posters on their work at regional and national conferences. Project funded by the National Science Foundation.
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Teacher Resident, Carrie Sanderson, at work in the classroom under the guidance of Prof. Peter Williamson. Projects funded by the U.S. Dept. of Education and AmeriCorps.
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USF students Carolyn Tu & Cendy Valle Osegura harvesting cells in centrifuge in the NIH-funded lab of Prof. Juliet Spencer.

Grant Policies

In November 2011, the Provost's Council approved the revised University of San Francisco Office of Contracts and Grants Pre- and Post-Award Policies & Procedures manual.

The manual provides a thorough overview of OCG policies and procedures, and we encourage you to familiarize yourself with its contents. Topics include:

  • Internal Approvals Required for Proposal
  • Internal Deadline for Proposal Submission
  • Cost Sharing
  • Unallowable Costs
  • Budget Reallocations
  • Cost Transfers
  • Effort Reporting
  • Equipment Purchases
  • Financial Reports
  • Technical Reports
  • Responsible Conduct of Research

You can download the manual here.

Questions regarding the policies and procedures in this manual should be directed to Laurie Treleven at x5368.

Please click on the links below for more information about University policies related to contracts and grants management: