Sponsored Programs Administration (SPA) is NIU’s central office authorized to submit external funding proposals to and accept awards from all funding sources on behalf of the university. SPA is the official contact for the university on administrative award-related matters.
Team Leads: Donna Martin, Associate Director – Pre-Award Maria Nihei, Assistant Director – Pre-Award
Our Proposal Coordinators assist Investigators with ensuring submission of compliant proposals. Functions of this team include: