NCURA Live Webinar - Avoid “Returned without Review….” An In-depth Look at Agency RFPs


Thursday, June 3, 2021, 2:00pm to 3:30pm


Online Zoom Course/Webinar

NCURA Live Webinar - Avoid “Returned without Review….” An In-depth Look at Agency RFPs

Date/Time/Location: June 3rd, 2021 / 2:00pm-3:30pm / Live Virtual Webinar

Description: Successful proposal submission requires research administrators at both the central and departmental levels to have a solid understanding of sponsor guidelines.  Efforts to minimize the risk of receiving a proposal as “returned without review” are essential to achieving the goal of getting a complete and compliant package out the door on-time. As proposal development can be a labor-intensive and often frustrating endeavor, having a strong comprehension of an agency’s requirements is an important job skill. 
Join us as we delve into a robust discussion on one of the best tools you can utilize in your quest for success – the Request for Proposal (RFP). Topics to be discussed will include the importance of the RFP and its requisite components.  We will review a diverse pool of RFPs and highlight similarities and identify those components that are unique to specific agencies.

  • Learn about the importance of an agency’s Request for Proposal (RFP)
  • Become familiar with the components of various agencies RFPs
  • Be able to identify essential RFP elements
  • Learn best practices for reading and interpreting agency guidelines

Registration: Please register through the Harvard Training Portal.