The Grants Office

The Grants Office or its equivalent is the office of record for all grants and contract submissions at each college or school. The Grants Office reports to the President, Provost, or their designee and implements the research and sponsored programs policies of the University and the College or School. They also provide sponsored program administration services to their college or school faculty. See what the general functions of the Grants Office include.


New! Electronic Grant Proposal Information Form (e-GPI) 

CUNY/QCC Grant Forms, Policies, & Procedures - Notify Campus of Intent to Submit a Proposal.

Principal Investigator (PI) or Project Director (PD)

The PI has the primary responsibility for ensuring the success of the research and the overall award management of the sponsored program.  The PI must comply with the financial and administrative policies and regulations associated with the award. See - Principal Investigator (PI) or Project Director (PD) Responsibilities.


Research Integrity & Compliance

Conflict of Interest (COI)

Export Control

Human Research Protection Program (HRPP)

Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR)

Collaborative Training Initiative (CITI) Training
CUNY subscribes to the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative’s (CITI) research compliance courses to fulfill CUNY’s educational requirements. Please read the requirements section to identify the training you are required to complete.

Guidance for Terms and Conditions Internal Grant Programs

QCC Office of Research

CUNY Office of Research

Payments To CUNY Employees Memorandum

Guidance on Payments for CUNY Full-Time Faculty, Adjunct Faculty, and Full-Time Non-Faculty Employees

This memorandum, which has been prepared in close consultation with CUNY, establishes guidelines consistent with Federal and State regulations and the University's and RFCUNY' policies for allowable compensation that can be paid to the University and/or CUNY faculty and staff from sponsored projects awarded to the University and administered by the RFCUNY. The following memorandum addresses sponsored funding for:

  • Full-time CUNY faculty Reassigned/Released Time and Overload
  • Full-time CUNY faculty summer months work
  • Full-time CUNY faculty fellowship and other leaves
  • Adjuncts
  • Full-time CUNY non-faculty employees
  • Honoraria, stipends, and other miscellaneous payments

Limited Submission Policy

Indirect Incentive to Researchers Policy

QCC Indirect Incentive - Revised Date: September 29, 2020

Addendum CUNY All Fund Expense Matrix


Predatory Publishing

Campus Cultural Centers

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Kupferberg Holocaust Center Opens in a new window

The KHC uses the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

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QPAC: Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

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QCC Art GalleryOpens in a new window

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.