Sponsored programs and research policies
All proposals submitted to external funding agencies (federal, state, cities, UNC General Administration, other constituent institutions of the UNC System, other post and/or secondary institutions, private foundations, and corporations) must be processed through the Office of Sponsored Research & Programs.
Only the Chancellor or designee is authorized to sign proposals, contracts and/or agreements. All contracts/agreements are to be sent to the Office of Sponsored Research for signature processing.
nCost sharing, cash match, or inkind contributions, must be discussed and approved prior to submission. A letter with appropriate signatures explaining the cost share and where the funds will come from must accompany the proposal prior to processing for official signatures.
The Policy and Procedures for the Protection of Human Research Subjects at Fayetteville State University is applicable to all persons (faculty, students, administrators, and/or external persons) conducting research involving human subjects at the university. This policy applies to externally, internally and non-funded research activities and includes activities using existing data, surveys, interviews, class projects, theses, dissertations, etc.