Welcome to Research, Discovery & Innovation (RDI) Business Services!
Research, Discovery & Innovation (RDI) Business Services serves as a liaison between department and central administrative offices such as Purchasing, Travel, Financial Services, and the University of Arizona Foundation (UAF), among others.
Research, Discovery & Innovation (RDI) Business Services offers a full range of proposal development and research administration support to the Units We Support, including solicitation analysis, budget development and proposal document preparation.
To request proposal services, complete the request proposal assistance form.
Pre-Award Services assists with proposals. Please see the webpage for the proposal timeline, information about the proposal preparation, budget templates and other institutional information.
Account management is a part of the business center to assist you with fiscal year end rollover, procurement and reporting.
Grants and Contracts
Adaptive Planning and Subawards are just two of the areas that we assist with.
Trainings & Meetings
We have lists of trainings for various needs. We have them for new employees, business administrators, researchers and professional development. We also hold Admin Partnership meetings.