Proposal Submission at UA

For questions about proposal submission, please contact Mike Hewitt, Manager, Pre-Award Research Administration, at, 330-972-5741, or via TEAMS.

  • All proposals must be reviewed by and submitted through the Office of Research Administration (ORA). Follow this link to view the Proposal Submission Deadline Policy.
  • The Vice President for Research and Business Engagement and ORA designees are authorized to sign proposals and subcontracts on sponsored programs for the university.  Deans, Department Chairs and faculty are not authorized signatories.
  • Proposals Submitted to For-Profit Sponsors
  • UA's Scientific Environment (Word) - These paragraphs describe UA's overall scientific environment. Investigators should discuss the specific resources, programs, and activities within their respective units (e.g., college, department center), or at UA, that will support the proposed work's likelihood of success.  Examples of such resources include: specialized research instrumentation or relevant core facilities; complementary expertise, formal and informal mentoring activities; and unique computing assets.  In addition, Early Career Investigators should provide specific detail regarding institutional investment in and support for their longer-term professional success.


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Legislators & Districts

UA - Akron Campus

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U.S. Senate

Sherrod Brown (D)

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Sherrod Brown (D)

Rob Portman (R)

U.S. House of Representatives

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District 16: Anthony Gonzalez (R)

Ohio Senate

District 28: Vernon Sykes (D)

District 27: Kristina D. Roegner (R)

Ohio House

District 34:  Emilia Strong Sykes (D)

District 1: Scott Wiggam (R)

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