Curated Content about Pre-Award Issues

On-Demand Webinars

NCURA Magazine

NCURA's magazine is published six times a year with cutting edge pieces on management, perspectives on federal policy written by members and non-members, and the latest information and explanations on topics of interest to research administrators. Past issues are open to the full Research Administration community.


  • Is my Institution Ready for an ERA System?
    Is my Institution Ready for an ERA System?
  • Proposal Development
    Everything I Needed to Know about Proposal Development I Learned From My Herding Dogs
  • National Academies Report
    Federal Research Regulations and Reporting Requirements

Virtual Conference

There are no products which match your search criteria.

Self-Paced Learning

  • A Primer on Subawards Under Federal Assistance Awards

    Explore an overview of the complex process of Subawards under Federal Assistance. Become familiar with important concepts in drafting and negotiation through subaward review and potential pitfalls. As a primer, it is intended for those new to the topic, or those who have had limited exposure.

  • A Primer on Federal Contracting

    Federal contracts are very different from federal grants. This tutorial focuses on contracting with the federal government through understanding the contracting process, regulations and negotiation and risks. As a primer, it is intended for those new to the topic, or those who have had limited exposure.

Professional Articles

Research Management Review

NCURA's Peer Reviewed Professional Journal
  • Research Managers at Jamaica‚Äôs National University are Strategically Deploying a Modest Research Development Fund in Support of Impactful Research
    Research Management Review, Volume 21, Number 1 (2016)
    You must log in to access content.