Grant Information Search and Writing Effective Grant Proposals

Date: Tuesday, March 1, 2005

Time: 1:00PM to 3:00PM

Place: 25 West 43rd Street, 18th Floor
between 5th & 6th Avenues, Manhattan


Workshop Instructors: George Morales, Chi Koon, and Hiroko I. Karan (Office of Research and Special Initiatives, Megar Evers College, CUNY)

This workshop is geared to new and/or younger faculty and staff members interested in seeking external funds for research to start and/or enhance their research activities in the CUNY campuses. It will also be beneficial for those who have not had experience in writing grant proposals to external funding agencies or have not written successful proposals to receive external funds.

Writing Effective Grant Proposals

Parts of Budget


Release Time
Replacement Costs
Summer Salaries
Direct Salaries

Fringe Benefits



Training Stipends

Facilities and Administrative Fees (F&A Costs, formerly known as Indirect Costs)

Cost Sharing/Matching

Cash match vs. In-kind match

Disallowable Costs

OMB Circulars A-21 (federal grants or federal flow-through)

Promotional items, Alcoholic beverages, Entertainment, Fines and Penalties, Fund Raising Activities, Goods and services for personal use, etc.

Sponsors regulations
Institutional policies

Managing Awards

College Policies
RF-CUNY Policies

Account Set Up
Use of Funds
Billing and Collection
Account Close Out





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