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OCGA’s mission is to support UCLA faculty in their sponsored project activities by providing expertise, assistance, and education.




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The UCLA Office of Contract and Grant Administration assists the campus research community in reviewing, approving and submitting proposal applications and negotiating and executing contracts and grants from government and non-profit sponsors. OCGA has primary responsibility for the interpretation of University-wide and campus policy, sponsor guidelines, and applicable federal and state laws and regulations related to governmental and non-profit sponsored activities. OCGA also executes all outgoing Subawards issued under grants or collaborative agreements.




Posted On 1/29/2018
IMPORTANT: Changes to Automated Compliance Checking in FastLane and Research.gov
The National Science Foundation has released important information about changes that will be coming to FastLane and Research.gov effective ... » read more
Posted On 1/19/2018
IMPORTANT: Changes to Guidelines for NIH Training Grant Applications using Forms-E
The National Institutes of Health has issued notice NOT-OD-18-128 with important information regarding changes to the instructions for preparing training grant applications using... » read more
Posted On 1/5/2018
Funding Opportunity - Humanities Visiting Fellows
The DePaul University Humanities Center is inviting applications for Visiting Fellows for 2018/19. Details regarding ... » read more
Posted On 12/18/2017
Winter Quarter 2018 Proposal Deadline Calendars
This is a reminder that proposals and supporting internal documents are due to OCGA Proposal Intake Team (proposals@research.ucla.edu) five working days before they need to be submitted electronically or mailed.... » read more
Posted On 9/27/2017
OCGA - Grant/Cooperative Agreement Team Reassignment
Due to recent staffing changes within OCGA, Grant & Cooperative Agreements Assignments have been changed, effective September 28, 2017.... » read more
Posted On 9/7/2017
NSF Proposal Submission Modernization Initiative
The National Science Foundation has announced the latest in a series of webinars to engage researchers, administrators and other interested parties in their plans for... » read more
Posted On 9/1/2017
eDGE Annual Financial Disclosure/GCP Tracking Form
We have discovered that The eDGE Annual Financial Disclosure/GCP Training Tracking Form that was distributed last week has... » read more
Posted On 8/25/2017
Revised EPASS and eDGE Disclosure Tracking Forms
As announced at the July 2017 Research Administrator’s Forum (RAF), the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have made recent policy changes related to clinical trials. ... » read more
Posted On 8/21/2017
NSF Proposal and Award Policy Newsletter - August/September 2017
The National Science Foundation has published the August/September 2017 Proposal and Award Policy Newsletter with important updates and... » read more
Posted On 8/14/2017
Funding Opportunities in Biomedical Sciences
The Burroughs Wellcome Fund has announced upcoming funding opportunities which may be of interest to our researchers. For details, please visit... » read more