Grants Administration

Working Group Description

The Grants Administration Working Group addresses a wide range of operational issues of concern to funders of health research and training.  The group curates resources, offers webinars, and plans roundtable discussions on grants administration topics that are held at HRA Members Meetings. Past topics have included:

  • Peer review
  • Grants management and other software platforms
  • Dealing with overlapping grant support
  • Pre-award and post-award processes

Plans for 2019 were:

Webinar on HRA Member Grants Management Databases, January 16

Other potential topics for discussion include:

  • budgetary restrictions
  • including lay reviewers
  • grant agreements and other award-related policies


In 2020, the Grants Administration Working Group is being co-chaired by: