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SPO BAASICS (Training Sessions)

Budget, Application, Award and System Instruction for Comprehensive Skills (BAASICS) are training sessions designed to help contract and grant administrators at UC Davis build and hone their research administration skills.

Receive credit towards the eRA Train the Trainer SDPS certificate for attending certain sessions.

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All sessions are scheduled from 9:00 – 11:00 am and will be held remotely until further notice.

Upcoming Schedule

Sessions will be cancelled the week before if less than 5 people register. All sessions are scheduled from 9:00 – 11:00 am and will be held remotely until further notice.

Months Date Topic Location(s)
Jun 4-Jun Proposal Budgeting Basics Register to receive Zoom link
11-Jun Cayuse SP & 424: Working with SPO on (incoming/outgoing) Subaward (Full SDPS Credit) Register to receive Zoom link
18-Jun Cayuse 424: Professional Profile & Entering an Application Register to receive Zoom link
25-Jun Cayuse SP: Entering Proposals Register to receive Zoom link
Jul 9-Jul Proposal Budget Development: Using the OR Budget Templates OR 200, Davis
16-Jul Cayuse 424: Professional Profile & Entering an Application OR 200, Davis
23-Jul Cayuse SP: Entering Proposals OR 200, Davis
30-Jul Cayuse SP: Role Management OR 200, Davis
Aug 6-Aug Cayuse 424: Professional Profile & Entering an Application OR 200, Davis
13-Aug Cayuse SP: Entering Proposals OR 200, Davis
27-Aug Preparing a Cost Proposal Budget OR 200, Davis; CTSC Room 1411, Sacramento
Sep 3-Sep Submitting Proposals in NSF FastLane OR 200, Davis
10-Sep Cayuse SP: Role Management OR 200, Davis
17-Sep Cayuse 424: Professional Profile & Entering an Application OR 200, Davis
24-Sep Cayuse SP: Entering Proposals OR 200, Davis
Oct 1-Oct Writing a Budget Justification OR 200, Davis; CTSC Room 1411, Sacramento
8-Oct Cayuse SP: Submitting After-the-Fact Proposals OR 200, Davis;
15-Oct Cayuse 424: Professional Profile & Entering an Application OR 200, Davis
22-Oct Cayuse SP: Entering Proposals OR 200, Davis
29-Oct Proposal Budgeting Basics OR 200, Davis; CTSC Room 1411, Sacramento
Nov 5-Nov Cayuse SP: Role Management OR 200, Davis
12-Nov Cayuse 424: Professional Profile & Entering an Application OR 200, Davis
19-Nov Cayuse SP: Entering Proposals OR 200, Davis
Dec 3-Dec Cayuse 424: Professional Profile & Entering an Application OR 200, Davis
10-Dec Cayuse SP: Entering Proposals OR 200, Davis
17-Dec Cayuse SP: Submitting After-the-Fact Proposals OR 200, Davis
Previous Session Materials

Cayuse SP and 424

Proposal Budget Preparation

Sponsor eRA Systems

Research Administration Forums

Our Monthly Research Administration Forum will be held the fourth Wednesdays of each month from 8:30 – 10:00 am via Zoom.

Past Forum Materials

2020 Meetings

2019 Meetings

2018 Meetings

SDPS Classes

Research Administration Certificate Series (RACS)

The following RACS classed are offered by SPO. View the Human Resources website for details on the full series.

electronic Research Administration (eRA) Train the Trainer Certificate Series

  • electronic Research Administration (eRA)
    • Upcoming classes

        June 23, 2020 (9:00 am – 12:00 pm, Zoom – Register to receive link)

      • January 4, 2021 (9:00 am – 12:00 pm, 260 Hoagland Hall, Davis)
  • Cayuse SP and 424: Role Management, 424 Professional Profiles and Routing: Express Interest
  • Cayuse SP: Working with SPO on Awards and Pre-Award Spending Requests
    • Upcoming Classes
      • June 3, 2020 (1:00 – 4:00 pm, Zoom – Register to receive link))
  • Cayuse SP and 424: Working with SPO on Subawards (outgoing/incoming)
    • Upcoming Classes
      • June 11, 2020 (9:00 am – 11:00 am, Zoom – Register to receive link)

Other (non-Certificate)

Additional Resources