Forms and Instructions
Instructions for Proposal Processing Forms:
The Conflict of Interest Screening form should be completed and signed by each Kent State University employee named as a Key Person in a proposal, then returned to the Sponsored Programs office via email (use the email button in the form). Conflict of Interest Screening forms are required for all Key Persons named in the project prior to proposal submission.
Approval is required for all proposals not requesting full indirect costs unless the limitation is published in the sponsoring agency guidelines and consistently applied to all recipients. Requests for waiver of indirect costs should be made at least 10 business days prior to proposal deadline. All sections of the Indirect Cost Waiver Request form should be completed prior to forwarding to Director of Sponsored Programs.
Financial Administration Forms:
- Consultant Forms
- Institutional Prior Approval Form – no cost extension, budget revision, pre-award costs, subcontracting.
- Indirect Cost Charge Exception Form