Office of Research Administration (ORA)
The ORA office is located in 3112 Lee Building. If you have any questions please see the
FAQ page or contact us.
New faculty should visit our Faculty Guide and
Locating Funding pages
See Sponsored Research Handbook and Quick Reference Guide. Proposals must be
accompanied by the University's internal routing form.
Submit and Negotiate
Most agencies are accepting proposal submissions electronically. ORA provides
training for electronic proposal preparation and reporting to agencies and foundations.
Awards are received by the University of Maryland on behalf of the Principal Investigator (PI).
See details on how to manage your sponsored research.
ORA website provides federal resources and UM resources.
Faculty should be familiar with several key University Policies concerning research. See here on how to transfer your award.
For assistance contact your Contract Administrator or the eRA Help Desk. Data and reports can be requested.
Certificate Program: Contracting and the FAR
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 1:30pm to 4:00pm
Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Wow - Assorted Reports, Monthly Credit Split Reports on Awards/Proposals Training
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 1:30pm to 4:00pm
Certificate Program: UM Research Policies
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 1:30pm to 4:00pm