Bureau of Business Research and Services (BBRS)

Mission. To facilitate and assist faculty and staff in the acquisition and management of research funding. The BBRS coordinates with pre- and post-award offices at NMSU to ensure compliance of research activities with federal, state, and university regulations.


Proposal Preparation

Researchers should inform the BBRS staff of their intent to apply for funding using the proposal information sheet (link) and should have completed Principal Investigator training that is provided by the Office of Grants and Contracts. Training sessions are offered at least twice per year.

The Office of Research Development (ORD) and the Corporate Relations group within the Foundation are available to assist with identifying funding sources and proposal development.

Select the Proposal Preparation link in the sidebar for a step-by-step description and links to forms and publications.


Submission Process

Proper planning is essential to successfully submit applications for external funding.

Submission of the final proposal to the Office of Grants and Contracts must be completed at least 8 working days prior to the deadline for proposals.

Refer to the steps in the Proposal Preparation webpage for step-by-step process.

Select the Post-Award Management link in the sidebar for information and instructions after your award has been received. Congratulations on your award!