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Institutional Information

Institutional Information

AU institutional information that is commonly requested by sponsoring agencies.

AU Information

Budget Development

Budget Development

Guidance on developing a budget for your proposal.

Budget Guide

forms and templates

Forms & Templates

Forms and templates that are commonly used for proposals.

Forms & Templates


Research Compliance

AU upholds the highest standards in the ethical conduct of research, while enabling its faculty, staff and students to conduct research in an efficient manner.

AU Policies

grant writing

Proposal & Grant Resources

Information on proposal assistance as well as recommended readings.


Unit Assignments

Principal Investigator Resources

Requirements and helpful information for PIs.

PI Information