Office of Sponsored Programs / Resources / Frequently Asked Questions
Why is a single deposit for General Research support limited to $25,000?
Can I deposit state or federal funds in either General Research or Field Trials/Field Studies?
Are indirect charges assessed against my royalty payments?
Why is everything budgeted as supplies?
Can I pay salaries out of these types of accounts?
What happens if I do not spend my funds in the fiscal year in which they were deposited?
What if my residual balance is greater than the maximum allowed of 25%?
Can I transfer funds between the various account types?
Can I split fund purchases between my various funds?
Why do I have to transfer gift funds to an OSP Foundation account?
Who owns equipment purchased from various funds?
When is a deliverable considered too restrictive for a various fund?
Can either General Research Funding or Field Trials/Field Studies be billable?
Who can make deposits to Field Trials/Field Studies?
What is the difference between a gift and a grant?
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