Training Opportunities

The Office of the Vice President for Research and its Division of Sponsored Programs offer a variety of training -- i.e., presentations, workshops, and Web-based resources -- to guide UI faculty, staff, and students in their efforts to identify, secure, and manage external funds. Such training is available through the channels described below.

Online Presentations

Successful Proposal Submissions to PCORI

 The Division of Sponsored Programs gave a presentation on "Successful Proposal Submissions to PCORI" to a group at the College of Nursing on June 16, 2015. This presentation - audio from the presenters with visuals of the PowerPoint slides - is now available online to the UI community courtesy of the College of Nursing by clicking here.  If you wish to have the additional materials (sample budgets, key slides, and more) emailed to you, please contact Mary Blackwood.

Upcoming Presentations

# 741 WORKING WITH THE DIVISION OF SPONSORED PROGRAMS (DSP)
2520D UCC
10AM - 12 PM
February 24, 2016
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Recent Presentations

Grantwriting in Arts & Humanities
116 ABW
3:30-5PM
February 9, 2016
PowerPoint presentation

#764 Outgoing Subawards
2520D UCC
1:30-3PM​
February 9, 2016
​Login to UI Self Service, under Learning and Development select My Training
For quick reference, click to download the PowerPoint presentation

#808 Creating a Budget for a Sponsored Research Project
2520D UCC
1-2:30PM
​January 26, 2016
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Cayuse Training

Getting Started with Cayuse 424 - This webinar will cover the fundamentals of the Cayuse 424 software, including navigation, retrieving opportunities, and starting a new proposal. New users will find this information useful. Thirty minutes.
Wednesday, January 20th at 10:00AM Pacific Time (1:00PM Eastern): https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8579501697908056066
Tuesday, January 26th at 7:00AM Pacific Time (10:00AM Eastern): https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1393701728694428162

Budgeting FAQs in Cayuse 424 - This webinar will cover the five most Frequently Asked Questions about budgeting in Cayuse 424. New and experienced users alike will find this information useful. Please join us for 'Budgeting FAQs in Cayuse 424'. Thirty minutes.
Wednesday, January 20th at 7:00AM Pacific Time (10:00AM Eastern): https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2101749833586899202
Thursday, January 21st at 1:00PM Pacific Time (4:00PM Eastern): https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1366069901976870146

Subawards in Cayuse 424 & Subawards.com - This webinar will cover how to prepare and import subawards in Cayuse 424. We will also discuss how to prepare and export subawards from Subawards.com. New users will find the information useful. This webinar is also open to those who are not currently Cayuse 424 customers but who have been asked to use Subawards.com by another institution. Thirty minutes.
Thursday, January 21st at 10:00AM Pacific Time (1:00PM Eastern): https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1508843685866770946
Wednesday, January 27th at 1:00PM Pacific Time (4:00PM Eastern): https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7581387032445767938

Creating Multi-Project Proposals in Cayuse 424 - This webinar covers how to use Cayuse 424's Multi-Project functionality to collaborate on NIH Multi-Project Applications.  This session will include a 30 minute overview of the functionality, with the remainder of the hour devoted to Q&A. One Hour.
Wednesday, January 27th at 10:00AM Pacific Time (1:00PM Eastern): https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3786073004479301378

Routing in Cayuse 424 - 63% of customers who use Cayuse 424 are currently utilizing the Routing tab in some manner. With the webinar 'Routing in Cayuse 424'we will be discussing both basic and advanced functionality, as well as walking through the entire process. The presentation will run approximately 30 minutes and we will be taking questions after the webinar. Whether you've been using routing since your institution's inception of Cayuse 424, or are thinking about giving it a try in the near future, join us for 'Routing in Cayuse 424'.
Tuesday, January 26th at 10:00AM Pacific Time (1:00PM Eastern): https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7826382412370116098

The webinars include a long distance number, but it is not necessary to dial in if you have speakers connected to your computer. You will be unable to talk with attendees during these presentations, so we encourage you to listen through your computer.

Web-Based Resources