only Drexel University is authorized to submit proposals
and accept awards and contracts from sponsors on behalf
of university faculty, all submissions for funding support
for research, training, instruction, service and other
activities are made under the auspices of Drexel University.
Proposals, at any stage of development (e.g., pre-proposals),
must be submitted to the Office of Research and Graduate
Studies at least five days prior to the submission deadline.
All grants and contracts accepted by Drexel University
are the commitment and responsibility of Drexel University.
All formal agreements must be approved and executed
by the Vice Provost for Research and Dean of Graduate
Policy who is officially designated by the university
to approve and execute these agreements.
contract is invalid if executed by an unauthorized individual.
If a funded proposal has not been processed through
the Office of Research and Graduate Studies, there is
a risk that Drexel University will not accept the award
or may have to renegotiate terms.
for all submission and approval processes are posted
on the Office of Research and Graduate Studies website: