Office of Research Administration (ORA)
ORA provides research administration services that include proposal preparation, contract and grant administration,
closeout of research projects, report generation and service center and consortia guidance.
ORA Faculty Orientation (Jan or Feb 2015)

Proposals: budgets, cost share, statements of works, data management plans

Contracts & subcontracts: terms & conditions, IP, at-risk spending, equipment

Awards: allowable costs, payroll forms, travel, billing, project setup & close

http://inside.mines.edu/UserFiles/File/finance/researchAdmin/trainingGuidanc
e/ora-faculty-orientation.pdf (previous year slide presentation)
Ca yuse: New Proposal & Award Management System
Web-based proposal and award management platform. Features include:

Search interface for funding opportunities

Electronic proposal tracking, routing and certification

Direct submission and validation of Federal grants.gov proposals

https://inside.mines.edu/ORA-Training-Cayuse

Ge t Started on a Proposal

Work with your ORA proposal analyst: http://inside.mines.edu/ORA-About-
Proposal-Contract-Grant-Assignments

Attend Cayuse training when it occurs for your department

Become familiar with ORA forms (budget, cost share, contract templates)
Mansfield Minerals

Submit certain items 2 weeks prior to proposal deadline
Get Help

Attend the ORA Faculty Orientation in Spring Semester

Work with your program administrators and college fiscal officers

Email: ora@mines.edu.

Web: http://inside.mines.edu/ORA-Home


Office of Research Administration – Highlights for New Faculty Orientation - 2014