Tools & Resources

SPA has compiled resources to help you manage sponsored awards, agreements, and contracts throughout the award life cycle.

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Research Systems

Discover the precise systems to use when submitting a proposal, executing a contract, managing an award, and more.

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Claim Your Research Payments

Search our database that contains information about unapplied cash payments for your research endeavors.

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Basic Science

Access helpful guidance and tools from the proposal submission stage to the award closeout phase of the award life cycle.

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Clinical Research

Access guidance on executing industry agreements, completing a coverage analysis for your clinical research study, and find information about the financial management of your study.

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Compliance & Operations

Learn salary and wage confirmation policies, reporting guidelines, allowable costs, grants management, financial review tool kit, and more.

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Institutional Fact Sheet

Access frequently-requested facts that sponsors may require throughout the life cycle of an award or research study.

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Research Resources

Obtain resourceful guidelines to help new Principal Investigators onboard to UT Southwestern or prepare for a new adventure elsewhere.

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Terms & Definitions

Access resourceful research-specific terms and definitions for research funding or conducting a research study.

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Document Library

View the most frequently accessed SPA documents such as the IDC matrix guide, rate guides, questionnaires, and more.