In the spotlight

  • Register for 2017 UNC Symposium for Research Administrators

    Dear Colleagues, Registration is now open for the 2017 UNC Symposium for Research Administrators. This full day event is hosted by UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, and sponsored by the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research (OVCR) and Office of … Continued

  • New Budgeting Model Available for Private Sponsors

    Colleagues – Current University policy on Facilities & Administrative (F&A) cost recovery for sponsored projects accommodates reduced or waived F&A for Non-Profit Sponsors when the sponsor has a published policy limiting F&A costs. The University, however, does not allow reduced … Continued

  • Purchasing Computers on Sponsored Projects

    Recent changes in Federal regulations as outlined in Uniform Guidance have allowed awardees more flexibility to charge computers to sponsored projects as direct costs. As a result of these changes, the Office of Sponsored Research (OSR) no longer requires prior … Continued

  • Revised RAMSeS IPF Routing Structure

    IMPLEMENTATION: Thursday, May 25, 2017 after 7:00 P.M. IMPACT: Only IPFs created and routed after implementation will utilize the new passive approval process. IPFs created prior to implementation and routed after the conversion will utilize the prior routing structure. IPFs … Continued

  • Gift vs. Sponsored Project

    Private fundraising is central to Carolina’s future. When corporations, foundations, and other private donors provide gifts to the university, the funds are handled entirely by the Development Office. When these entities provide support for research, the funds are handled by … Continued