December 2021 Project Update

Hot Topics

Visit the RAMP website for the list of Hot Topics including the newly created Navigating to Award Document.

Graduating PI’s

Are you graduating this month and listed as the PI on any IRB Protocols, ACUC Protocols or Grant Proposals or Awards? Please make sure to provide a new PI for a smooth transition and retrieve any information you may require for your next endeavor. You will be made inactive in RAMP upon graduation.


Did you attend training last year and would like a quick refresher? Are you new to using RAMP? Training is available upon request via Zoom. Just email RAMP support at We are dedicated to supporting your efforts to learn and use this robust new system! Individuals or teams are welcome.

RAMP Guidance and training materials are available at RAMP, then proceed to the appropriate module. In addition to the materials noted on the training page and within RAMP, Virtual “Office Hours” are available upon request. The training team will be available for direct software assistance using Zoom screen-share functionality so you can work on any issues you may have encountered creating your proposals. For assistance, please email

RAMP Activities

RAMP Grants has now passed 2,530 Funding Proposals.

RAMP Website: Visit RAMP for updated Known Issues, FAQ’s and features, such as the Quick Reference tab that provides guidance on getting started in RAMP. We are in the process of adding a new section called New to RAMP, which will be a step-by-step guide for those that are new to RAMP or FSU. This will be available in late February or early March.

Sponsored Guest Access

Sponsored Guest Access is available in RAMP. Please visit Sponsored-guest for information if there is a need for someone outside FSU to have limited access to RAMP.

For questions regarding Export Controls, please contact:
Diana Key, Director of Research Compliance and RAMP Export Control functional lead, at

All other questions regarding RAMP Support should be directed to:
Dan Mullins, RAMP Support Director, at
Kerry Peluso, Associate Vice President for Research Administration & Finance, at