UW Research

Funding Action (FA)

Action type  in SPAERC generated to process an award given to the university.

An FA transmits award information from OSP to Grant and Contract Accounting (GCA).

GCA uses the information provided in the FA for account set-up and award distribution.

The FA includes information on the project, account set-up, Sponsor, PI, project period, and other information for reporting and administering award.