Cayuse is a web-based software tool for pre-award grant proposal preparation, processing, submission, and administration.
Cayuse is intuitive and easy to use. It helps streamline and improve the current manual, labor-intensive Internal Clearance Form routing process at CSULB. It boosts productivity, offering:
Cayuse offers accuracy, efficiency, and speed of proposal development:
No! NSF FastLane will still be used to support and submit NSF FastLane proposals only.
Proposals that are to be submitted through Grants.gov will be submitted through Cayuse, unless it is an unsupported Cayuse proposal application (i.e. NEH), then it will be submitted through Grants.gov. However, the routing/clearance will be complete in Cayuse.
The internal clearance routing process varies in each college. Check with your College Associate Dean for Research, ASM, or Dean to identify required signatories for internal clearance routing in your college.
In general, the PI prepares the proposal application package and initiates the internal clearance routing process in the following order:
As one of the signatories you will need to log into Cayuse to review the proposal application package, approve it, and submit it to the next signatory. The proposal routing for internal clearance will be automatically handled in Cayuse.
Yes! Under the People tab, find your designee’s professional profile. Open the profile and on the bottom left click Routing Profile – click the green plus sign to add your delegates. You can leave them on always or you can remove them upon your return.
At CSULB, please contact ORSP Pre-award Specialists (PAS):
Cayuse also provides support: