Welcome to Post-Award Services
The Post-Award area is committed to provide timely, accurate, and courteous assistance to our faculty, external sponsors and other University personnel. We assist our customers in exercising good fiscal management practices for the administration of externally funded sponsored programs at Purdue University during the lifecycle from establishment to closeout. We provide expertise to interpret guidelines and promote compliance with sponsor and University policies.
QUARTERLY SPONSOR SPOTLIGHT: The Non-Federal Government Team
The non-federal area of post-award in Sponsored Program Services manages any award from a state/local government agency as well as an award from industries, foundations, and associations. We also manage different types of awards such as voluntary support gifts, research consortiums, multi-sponsored awards, and seed grant awards.
Some of the programs that the non-federal area manages are:
JTRP (Joint Transportation Research Program) projects focus on safety, cost savings, mobility/reduced congestion, quality, and time savings.
LTAP (Local Technical Assistance Program) projects provide technical assistance and training to the highway, road, and street departments of all 92 counties, 117 cities, and over 450 towns in Indiana.
The non-federal area supports ventures such as Indiana Small Business Development Centers, the Manufacturing Extension Partnership, and Central Indiana Council on Aging, to name very few, providing extension services to Hoosiers.
MFRI (Military Family Research Institute) This is funded by the Lilly Endowment and through research and outreach, the Military Family Research Institute (MFRI) works closely with collaborators to improve the lives of service members and their families in Indiana and across the country.
Some of the sponsors that the non-federal area manages include:
Indiana Dept. of Transportation, Indiana State Dept. of Health, Eli Lilly & Company (including the Lilly Endowment and Foundation), Indiana Soybean Alliance, Indiana Corn Marketing Council, GE Aviation, Boeing, Kinley and Showalter funds, Trask Trust Fund, and General Motors to just name a few.
Team members include:
Jason Spall, Research Administration Manager
Lu Huang, Research Administration Specialist I
Natasha Meier, Research Administration Specialist I
Tod Presutti, Research Administration Specialist I
Brett Sanders, Research Administration Specialist I
Mindi Swank, Account Clerk V