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Your questions might be answered in our FAQ section or in our instructional videos below. You may also download one of our cheat sheets, linked below, for quick reminders.

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Cheat Sheets

For Industry Partners
For Researchers/University Faculty
For University Administrators

 

How-to Videos

For Industry Partners
For Researchers/University Faculty
For University Administrators


For Industry Partners

1. How Industry Partners Use the Research Enabled Portal

  • An explanation of how the Research Enabled portal works.
  • Brief overview of submitting Challenges and Requests for Expertise and Services.
  • How to search for Investigator-initiated Projects.
  • Directions for responding to Investigator-initiated projects.

2. How Partners Create a Challenge

  • Explains how to create and submit a Challenge.
  • Describes the required fields and best practices.
  • Reviews the options for responding to proposals.

3. How Partners Request Resources or Expertise

  • Overviews the process of submitting a request for resources or expertise.
  • Describes the kinds of resources, including laboratories and facilities, which can be requested.
  • Shows how to find discipline- or interest-based researchers that meet your needs.
  • Moves through the process of reviewing proposals and moving into the contracting phase.

For Researchers/University Faculty

1. How Researchers Use the Research Enabled Portal

  • An overview of the capabilities for researchers to find and correspond with industry partners.
  • Signing-in and completing your researcher profile.
  • How the information in your profile is used to match you to opportunities.

2. How Researchers Find and Respond to Industry Challenges

  • Explains how industry challenges work.
  • How to find industry challenges.
  • The process for generating a proposal in response to an industry challenge.
  • The approval process a proposal must go through by university administration.
  • How industry partners will respond to your proposal.

3. How Researchers Find and Respond to Requests for Resources or Expertise

  • Explains how industry requests for resources or expertise work.
  • How to find requests for resources or expertise.
  • The process for generating a proposal in response to an industry request.
  • The approval process a proposal must go through by university administration.
  • How industry partners will respond to your proposal.

4. How Researchers Submit an Investigator-initiated Project

  • Explains what an investigator-initiated project (IIP) is.
  • Describes the required fields for an IIP.
  • Approval process for IIP by university administration.
  • How an industry partner will find and respond to your IIP.

For University Administrators

1. Portal Overview and Signing-on Industry Partners

  • Overview of the portal from the university administrator's perspective.
  • How to sign-on new industry partners.

2. How to Approve Researcher Proposals and Projects

  • How to find and evaluate researcher proposals and projects.
  • Explains the options an administrator has for each proposal and project.
  • Describes the process of asking a researcher for more information prior to approval.