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How to Answer eResearch PAF Question 1.2 - Purpose for Routing PAF

This page will help you understand how to answer question 1.2 on the eResearch Proposal Approval Form (PAF).

The eResearch Proposal Approval Form (PAF) has a required Question 1.2 that relates to the purpose of routing a Proposal Approval Form (PAF). 

Question 1.2 on eRPM PAF

If there is no sponsor deadline or there is nothing to submit to the sponsor at this time, select the second option for the review and/or negotiation of a Contract/Funding Agreement.

If there is a sponsor deadline and/or something to submit to the sponsor at this time, use the decision tree below to determine whether "Proposal" or "Both" is the appropriate answer.


Question 1.2 Decision Tree




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