Pre-Award and Proposal Development Services | Education

University of Minnesota Medical School

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MN-GEMS Overview

MN-GEMS Project

The University of Minnesota is undertaking a significant upgrade of its grants management system that will bring UMN in line with other top-25 research universities and will significantly improve efficiency, reduce administrative burden, and expand capabilities in all aspects of grants management.

MN-GEMS Office Hours

Jordan Webb will have standing MN-GEMS related office hours on Mondays and Fridays from 1-2 p.m. through the first Friday in August, 2024. 

Find the Zoom link here

MN-GEMS Demo Videos

Please review the following MN-GEMS training demo videos. There are a series of short vignettes to get started, followed by a longer full length demo on funding proposal and budget creation.  

SPA MN-GEMS Training

Please visit the SPA training page for the following guides and workshop materials to help users navigate the new MN-GEMS system.

  • MN-GEMS Overview Reference Guide
  • MN-GEMS Glossary
  • Business Process Workflow

Inception and Grant Process for Non-Large Scale Grant Applications

The Pre-Award & Proposal Development Services Team has developed resources that outline and summarize the process of what to expect during the inception and grant support process.