Welcome to Penn State Research Affairs

Research is profoundly exciting and challenging. Investigators require a vast and varied network of support to ensure success. Our mission at The Office of Research Affairs (ORA), is to use our expertise to work with investigators to promote, foster, and sustain excellence in basic and clinical research.

Click here for funding opportunities

Please follow ORA review guidelines:

First Review (at least 5 business days prior to sponsor deadline):  Supply copies of ePIAF Summary, guidelines, final SIMS Budget, and a near final draft of application.

Final Review and Submission (2 business days prior to sponsor deadline).   

New NIH Resubmission Policy

Meet the Experts in NIH Peer Review

Live Webinar to Penn State Hershey

Sponsored by the

National Institutes of Health

Center for Scientific Review

May 9, 2014

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Please check the following for information on regulatory approvals:

Human Studies

Non-Human Studies