OSP negotiates award and issues a Funding Action (formerly known as an NEA--Notice to Establish Account).
See GCA page for complete process description.
If you require early notification of your new budget
number by telephone or email, ask the grant and contract administrator who is assigned to your unit to add this request to the
section of the NEA when it is prepared. Upon receipt of the NEA, GCA will call or email the requestor
with the budget number upon receipt of the NEA.
The budget number can be obtained from FIN (online administrative system on
- Financial Index Inquiry
- Budget Number Lists
- Budget Number List by Organization Code (or by Principal
Learn more about types of awards and requirements