About Sponsored Projects Administration (SPA)

Departments and research units that submit proposals are assigned a Sponsored Projects team consisting of a Principal Contract and Grant Officer who supervises the Senior Contract and Grant Officer and the Contract and Grant Officer. These teams work with the department or unit's contract and grant staff to review/submit proposals and manage awards.  Please see our Staff by Departmental Assignment page to find the C&G officer assigned to your area.

Contract & Grant News

New CIRM Salary Cap effective 7/1/22

Dear Colleagues:   Please see the important notice below regarding CIRM salary cap changes effective 7/1/22.   Thank you.   Erika Blossom, CRA Senior Contract & ...
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Updated NIH RPPR Instruction Guide is now available!

Dear Colleagues: As a follow on to the NIH eRA Commons announcement on Monday, May 16th, I am forwarding a separate message regarding the updated RPPR Instruction ...
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NIH Guide Notice Updates

Dear Colleagues:  Below are summaries of a recent NIH Guide notices. Please review the notices and forward it to faculty, researchers and staff, as appropriate. Questions ...
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NIH eRA Enhancements: New Look for Delegations in eRA Commons Released Today, Monday, May 16

Dear Colleagues,  Please see the notice below regarding the refreshed delegations screens in eRA Commons that were launched today. Best, Nancy Nancy Lewis Executive Director, Sponsored ...
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NIH eRA Alert: Action Required for In-Progress RPPR Budget Forms Due to RPPR Update June 23; Updated RPPR Instruction Guide Available

Dear Colleagues: Please see the important notice below regarding upcoming changes to the RPPR Budget forms and actions that you must take to avoid rework as ...
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NIH Guide Notice Updates

Dear Colleagues:  Below are summaries of a recent NIH Guide notices. Please review the notices and forward it to faculty, researchers and staff, as appropriate. Questions ...
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