If the proposal for the funds:
- Is the award from a federal, state or local government agency?
- Does the award contain provisions for intellectual property rights?
- Does the award require protection of the sponsor and confidential information?
The award or proposal should be processed through OSPA (Office of Sponsored Programs Administration) using a Gold Sheet.
Any other types of proposals or awards may be considered a gift. Please contact us so that we may assist you.
OSPA and the ISU Foundation will work together to determine a project's classification when the characteristics taken alone will not determine the classification.
For ISU Faculty/staff member who have received a gift for more than $5,000, please fill out a Cardinal sheet.
For ISU Faculty/staff member who have received a gift for less than $5,000, please fill out this form.