Project Ideas are where you begin documenting proposals for future research grant applications. At this phase, you are documenting key information related to the project, as well as identifying collaborators, potential funders, budget information, and metadata related to the project. You can also create and assign tasks to individuals associated with the project.
Add New Project Ideas
New projects can be initiated by clicking the Add New Content button on the dashboard and selecting Project Idea under Award Management.
- Complete all the required fields in the active tabs and fill in any additional information you wish, then save your new project idea.
Once you've created a new Project Idea, it appears in list view list view under Award Management -> Project Ideas.
Set Project Idea Status
Your project idea will exist in draft status until you set its status to either Discarded or, if you have identified a suitable funding source, you can Save as Project application and move the project forward to the application stage. Once you save your project idea as a project application, it will appear in the Project Applications List View as an application In Preparation status.