Research Proposal Checklist

Use this checklist to ensure that you have followed the directions and that all necessary information is submitted with your proposal.

Read the Appendix B: Evaluation Checklist before submitting a research proposal to your divisional LAUC Research and Professional Development Committee chair.

Did you…?

  • Proofread all documents

  • Check all figures for accuracy

  • Number the pages of your proposal.

  • Obtain all necessary approvals and forms (e.g. the human subjects form, facility use signature, release time signatures). Indicate them on the cover sheet

  • Indicate your bargaining unit status (represented or non-represented) on the cover sheet

  • Attach a complete vita or resume for all investigators

  • Provide budget information in:

    • The Budget Summary portion of the Cover Sheet

    • The Budget portion of the proposal (part 4)

    • The Supplemental Budget Information sheet. Double check them and make sure they agree.

  • Prepare your budget to align with the LAUC budget/fiscal year of July 1-June 30. Presentation Grant funds must be spent by June 30 of year of application. Research and Mini Grant funds should be spent by June 30 of the year following the year of application.

  • Describe the manner in which the results of your work will be disseminated (formal distribution of the findings is preferred)