ORS staff is working remotely to support University sponsored activities and maintaining continuity in sponsored activity.  We are able to manage most of our business electronically.

We understand that applying for COVID-19 funding may be time sensitive.  Please keep in mind that we are still bound by University policy and procedures and as such the Office of Research Services should be notified prior to submission.Furthermore and importantly, as most COVID-19 projects will involve the hospital resources, patients, etc., we need to be mindful of adhering to LUMC/Trinity Health policy and procedures.


  • Council of Government Relations (COGR)
    • COGR is an association of leading research universities, affiliated medical centers, and independent research institutes. This link contains Federal and Non-Federal Institutional and Agency Responses to COVID-19 and Additional Resources
  • Citiprogram
    • CITI Program has compiled these resources to help the research community prepare for and manage the challenges presented by the outbreak of COVID-19.
  • Huron's Agency Response to OMB Matrix
    • A quick guide that summarizes federal guidance as of March 31, 2020. Please continue to refer to specific agency guidance and institutional directives as you plan your response.

COVID-19 Research Guidance

The below links are available to provide resources and best practice for researchers and administrators.

COVID-19 Research Funding Opportunities

The below link lists specific funding opportunities focused on COVID19 initiatives.

Attention: If you are planning a DoD submission, please alert ORS or Dr Singh, before considering a submission.

Last Updated: 07/29/2020