OPD works to provide personalized assistance and guidance throughout the pre-submission phase of proposal development. OPD can assist with large team projects, as well as individual faculty and researchers on a priority basis. Our capabilities include: The ability to identify, encourage, and coordinate large, long-term, multi-institutional, multi-disciplinary, and/or multi-agency proposal captures. The ability to facilitate networking strategies and partnership initiatives across colleges, departments, research centers, outside academia, industry, local, state, and federal government agencies. The ability to provide detailed support throughout the pre-award phase of proposal development. Our services include: Development, coordination, and review of large-scale, multi-stakeholder proposal captures. Development of schedules, checklists, and outlines that assist in the organization and writing of a proposal's major component. Boilerplate materials, such as institutional language approved for use within proposal narratives, facilities descriptions, best practice recommendations, and other resources – access to boilerplate materials is restricted to UAH personnel through the myUAH portal. Multi-agency funding opportunities and resources provided through the Weekly Funding Bulletin. Individual assistance with identifying funding opportunities for specific research interests. Training Opportunities jointly offered by OPD and OSP. Assistance with editing and critique of all narratives, biographical sketches, content alignment with solicitation requirements, and other required documents. Individual assistance and review of singular proposals as time permits.