Welcome to the Office of Research Services

The Office of Research Services’ mission is to promote, facilitate, and support research, scholarship, teaching, and creative activities that are conducted by DePaul University faculty, students, and staff, and are consistent with the university’s mission.

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NIH Modifies Proposal Biosketch Requirements

The modified biosketch format is required for applications submitted to NIH for due dates on or after May 25, 2015. Biosketch format pages, instructions, samples and FAQs are available on the Biosketches section of the SF424 (R&R) Forms and Applications page.

NIH Enrollment Data on Research Performance Progress Reports

The NIH advises that when submitting a Research Performance Progress Report (RPPR) that includes Inclusion Enrollment data, grantees may encounter a new error message. For more information, please see the Updates page.

OMB Uniform Guidance supercedes requirements from OMB Circulars

Link to the OMB Uniform Guidance on the ORS Federal Cost Principles page.

See more Grant Award news on DePaul Distinctions

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OHRP and NIH Workshop on Human Research Protections: May 6, 2015

Learn practical tips and solutions to issues and difficulties encountered during preparing a grant application that involves human research subjects.

Instructors' Comments on Student Papers: What Students Really Think

Faculty spend hours and hours making comments on student work. But do we really know if our comments are effective at helping students learn?

DePaul's Two TRIO Grants

50 Years of TRIO represented in two ongoing grants:  Student Support Services and McNair Scholars Program.