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ORSP Proposal Submission Policy (Revised June, 2013)

Applicants are strongly encouraged to notify ORSP as soon as they are reasonably certain that they will be submitting a proposal to an external sponsor. 

Proposals to external sponsors through ORSP are required to meet the below internal proposal deadlines and should be in complete, or final format and accompanied by a MSU Proposal Routing Form.

  • Single Institution Submission (MSU only) – a minimum of three (3) business days advance notice are required for review, approval, and submission of completed applications.
  • Multi-Institution Submission (MSU and one or more domestic collaborators)— a minimum of seven (7) business days advance notice are required for review, approval and submission of completed applications.  
  • International Collaborations (MSU and one or more international collaborators)— a minimum of ten (10) business days advance notice are required for review, approval and submission of completed applications.

To view the entire proposal submission policy, to include ORSP’s suggested advance notice guidelines, please visit: http://www.montclair.edu/media/montclairedu/orsp/ORSP-Revised-Deadline-Policy-June-2013.pdf


Frequently Applied to Federal Funding Agencies


Budget Guidelines and Templates

Budget Guidelines provide information on stipends, salaries, benefits, and indirect costs.

Templates for budgets and budget justifications

University, School, and Department Narratives

The following sources include MSU descriptions and current statistics that can be used in developing a proposal.

CART CART Narrative, School of Communication & MediaSchool of MusicSchool of Theatre & Dance
CEHS CEHS NarrativeFamily & Child StudiesHealth & Nutrition SciencesSecondary & Special Education
CHSS

CHSS NarrativeAnthropologyClassics & General HumanitiesCommunication Sciences & Disorders, English, Justice StudiesLinguisticsPolitical Science & LawPsychologySociology

CSAM

CSAM NarrativeBiology & Molecular BiologyChemistry & BiochemistryComputer Science, Earth & Environmental Studies, Mathematical Sciences

SBUS SBUS Narrative

Proposal Development Resources