UW Research

MyResearch Project Lifecycle

Circular lifecycle graphic with four quadrants. The four quadrants represent the following steps in the research process: Plan and propose, setup, manage, and closeout. Plan and Propose includes the development of a sponsored research project to final proposal submission. Setup includes setting up the infrastructure for successful management of your award. Manage includes managing award funds, reporting, and post-award changes. Closeout includes final financial and research reporting, dissemination of data, and records retention.

Lifecycle Overview

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The Office of Research invests in the future, enabling research advances
to sustain UW’s reputation as a preeminent public university.

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The Office of Research will create an outstanding climate of support for
University of Washington researchers, broadly enabling stellar research advances.