Research & Economic Development

Office of the Vice Chancellor

Pre-Award Office

The Pre-Award Office supports the cultural and intellectual growth of the UMKC research community by helping UMKC faculty find and pursue viable research opportunities.

In addition to crafting institutional policy to help promote and protect faculty research and creativity, we are also here to help faculty:

Each school has a designated pre-award administrator. Contact your administrator when you have questions or need help with budgeting questions, proposal submission, or progress report questions.


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Chelsea Dahlstrom 816-235-1315
Andrea Uhl  816-235-5168

Contracts: Linda Daugherty

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