Proposal and Award Forms

Forms and Policies

Research Compliance

In order meet the highest ethical standards and be good stewards of federal funding, the University strives to meet or exceed all research compliance standards.  The following policies, procedures, and compliance committees support a strong research environment at the University.



Responsible Conduct of Research

Financial Conflict of Interest

Time and Effort Reporting

Summer Student Research Assistants

Fringe Benefit Policy

Reporting Sexual Harassment Findings

Subaward Policy

Procurement Policy


Procedures and Guidelines

Responsible Conduct of Research Training Plan

Responsibilities of the Principle Investigator/Project Director

Departmental Procedures, Processes, and Responsibilities


Grant Proposal Review Form (IWU's internal sign-off Form)

Financial Conflict of Interest Disclosure Form

Faculty/Student Stipend Request Form

W-9 Form (all non-IWU employees must fill out a W-9 to be paid a stipend)

Travel Reimbursement Form

Time and Effort Form (for NSF, NIH)


Research Compliance Committees

Institutional Review Board (IRB)

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)