SPARC Services

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SPARC Services

The following services are available from the Strategic Partnerships and Research Collaborative (SPARC) and can be accessed by UMN faculty, researchers, and teams for support in any part of the project timeline, from strategic research planning through proposal development and administration of large projects or program awards.  The services listed are not exhaustive.  SPARC is committed to meeting individual project needs.

Strategic Research Planning

Opportunity Identification and Analysis

Proposal Development

Administration and Organization Consultation

Writing and Editing

Monitoring and Evaluation

Resource and Strategic Partnership Matching and Management

Interdisciplinary Team Recruitment and Support

Financial (Pre-Award)

Financial (Post-Award)



Project and Program Management and Implementation

International and Specialized Project Management and Facilitation

Project Governance