It is important to prepare a proposal that is well-written and contains all the required information.  Follow the funding opportunity guidelines and/or application instructions.  We have compiled relevant information to facilitate the development of a compliant proposal.


If your proposal involves clinical research, there are specific policies related to preparing a proposal. Please visit this section to learn more.

This page contains F&A rates, Fringe Benefit Rates, and institutional information necessary to complete your proposal.

Every Principal Investigator (PI) at the University of Miami is required to complete, route and obtain institutional approval before submitting a proposal to an agency. Please use the PCRF-L or PCRF-S to obtain this approval. Please use the Decision Matrix to determine which form to use or visit the forms page for additional details.

This page contains addresses for the Cognizant Government Audit Office and the Florida State Clearing House.

Many federal and non-federal sponsoring agencies implement electronic systems for submitting proposals or performing administrative tasks.

The Pre-Award Office has developed this workflow sheet to assist when routing documents for approval.

This section contains links to additional resources.